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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

    Started by victoriastrauss, 03-13-2006 09:05 PM
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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

    Started by Cathy C, 03-29-2012 09:45 PM
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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. Wild Dog Press / Wanderlust Journal

    Started by Stytch, 05-16-2019 12:53 AM
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  2. Flame Tree Publishing / Flame Tree 451

    Started by az shea, 11-12-2015 08:17 PM
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  3. John Hunt Publishing / O Books / Perfect Edge

    Started by nccreative, 08-28-2008 10:51 PM
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  4. Unhappy Agora Publishing Consortium / Agora Media

    Started by rachelcaine, 05-17-2019 10:47 PM
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  5. The Lotts Agency (Chris Lotts)

    Started by Brian P. White, 09-09-2011 08:37 PM
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  6. Siren Publishing / Rapture Publishing / BookStrand

    Started by BonnieD, 06-17-2005 10:33 PM
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  7. Galaktika Magazine

    Started by az shea, 03-24-2016 08:52 PM
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  8. [Journal] Triangulation / Parsec Ink

    Started by julirew, 06-19-2013 09:56 PM
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  9. Atmosphere Press

    Started by Thedrellum, 05-15-2019 03:11 AM
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  10. [Publisher] Baen Books

    Started by RTH, 03-17-2008 06:12 PM
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  11. [Agency] Ladderbird

    Started by josephperin, 02-26-2019 02:26 AM
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  12. QueryTracker

    Started by Fantomas, 10-15-2007 08:26 PM
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  13. Mansion Street Literary Management

    Started by iowawriter, 03-12-2010 01:41 AM
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  14. [YADS] Taleflick

    Started by TrueIndigo, 05-14-2019 02:34 PM
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  15. [Publisher] Cedar Fort, Inc.

    Started by Bookgirl2021, 09-03-2008 06:56 AM
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  16. Dreamspinner Press

    Started by starscape, 11-13-2009 11:14 AM
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  17. Jane Rotrosen Agency

    Started by RoccoMom, 09-22-2006 04:43 PM
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    • Replies: 36
    • Views: 1,782
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  18. [Publisher] Literary Wanderlust

    Started by robjvargas, 10-08-2014 04:41 PM
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 9,678
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