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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Agents charging Fees

    Started by erich v, 11-27-2003 03:15 PM
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  2. Thumbs up Sticky Thread Sticky: INDEX TO AGENTS, PUBLISHERS, AND OTHERS

    Started by CaoPaux, 04-08-2005 10:26 PM
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  3. Thumbs up Sticky Thread Sticky: How Real Publishing Works

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 10-15-2005 06:38 AM
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: This is nothing like an official FAQ

    Started by HapiSofi, 03-16-2007 12:54 AM
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Writer Beware: The Blog - The Index

    Started by CaoPaux, 11-03-2008 10:15 PM
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  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Writer Beware: "Two Thumbs Down" Publisher List

    Started by CaoPaux, 02-14-2007 08:58 PM
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  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: The Lies Scammers Tell About Us

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 10-28-2006 11:38 AM
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  8. Thumbs down Sticky Thread Sticky: Writer Beware's 20 Worst Agents

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  9. Exclamation Sticky Thread Sticky: General tips about avoiding/dealing with scammers

    Started by absolutewrite, 06-29-2004 08:35 AM
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  10. Sticky Thread Sticky: Why Publishers Fail

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  11. Sticky Thread Sticky: Legit publishers for new authors

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 12-16-2005 12:28 AM
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  1. Question DAW Books

    Started by Elwyn, 03-28-2006 01:23 AM
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  2. Talcott Notch Literary Services

    Started by Stace001, 05-13-2004 12:15 PM
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  3. [Marketing] ReadersMagnet

    Started by heykatydid, 06-08-2017 01:36 AM
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  4. Moved: Readers' Magnet (& the LA Times Festival of Books)

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  5. Twilight Times Books / Paladin Timeless Books

    Started by Shiraz, 07-10-2006 04:13 AM
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  6. Bold Strokes Books

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  7. Evernight Publishing / Evernight Teen

    Started by brainstorm77, 09-21-2010 02:42 PM
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  8. Deborah Harris Agency

    Started by Tromboli, 12-19-2013 09:57 PM
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  9. When a friend falls for a scam

    Started by Princess Of Needles, 12-14-2018 04:23 AM
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  10. Two Plum Press

    Started by Samsonet, 12-16-2018 12:41 AM
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  11. KT Literary, LLC (Kate Schafer)

    Started by jamiehall, 01-11-2008 08:42 AM
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  12. [Agency] McKinnon McIntyre

    Started by Debbie V, 08-03-2018 01:14 AM
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  13. Golden Wheat Literary

    Started by Undercover, 02-14-2015 08:45 PM
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  14. Filles Vertes Publishing

    Started by Filigree, 12-17-2016 09:39 AM
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  15. Future House Publishing

    Started by celoise, 07-02-2015 06:25 AM
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  16. Northbank Talent Management

    Started by Lady MacBeth, 12-08-2018 01:36 AM
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  17. Boroughs Publishing Group

    Started by Jamiekswriter, 03-02-2012 12:08 AM
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  18. Scarsdale Publishing

    Started by Anna204, 03-13-2018 08:23 PM
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