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Forum: Bewares, Recommendations & Background Check

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  1. Thumbs up Sticky Thread Sticky: INDEX TO AGENTS, PUBLISHERS, AND OTHERS

    Started by CaoPaux, 04-08-2005 10:26 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Agents charging Fees

    Started by erich v, 11-27-2003 03:15 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. Parvus Press

    Started by LouiseStanley, 08-31-2016 01:40 PM
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  2. Xana Publishing and Marketing

    Started by Filigree, 02-15-2018 11:21 AM
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  3. [Publisher] Creativia

    Started by Derynilass, 06-16-2014 08:18 PM
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  4. TCK Publishing

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  5. [Publisher] Crimson Sparrow / Academic Warriors

    Started by read2live, 04-17-2019 01:46 AM
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  6. Flame Tree Publishing / Flame Tree 451

    Started by az shea, 11-12-2015 08:17 PM
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  7. Beacon Publishing Group

    Started by Becca C., 01-06-2017 11:00 PM
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  8. Margret McBride Literary Agency

    Started by EgyptianGoddess, 04-09-2009 04:03 AM
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  9. [App] FicFun / Dreame / Stary PTE Ltd

    Started by Bolero, 07-20-2017 03:37 PM
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  10. The Schisgal Agency

    Started by Undercover, 01-14-2013 04:27 AM
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  11. Schiavone Literary Agency (James Schiavone)

    Started by Legionsynch, 08-29-2007 10:03 PM
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  12. [Agency/Pub svcs] SBR Media

    Started by josephperin, 12-02-2017 02:20 AM
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  13. Savvy Literary Services (Leticia Gomez)

    Started by Judi B, 08-11-2007 05:00 AM
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  14. [Agency] Sarah Lazin Books

    Started by nicolesingslave, 10-17-2009 11:07 AM
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  15. Sara A. Fortenberry Literary Agency

    Started by Juneluv12, 05-18-2009 09:20 PM
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  16. Rupert Heath Literary Agency

    Started by ArmeliaMarable, 06-05-2004 02:57 AM
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  17. [Agency] The Roman Group (Nicholas Roman Lewis)

    Started by cowboy, 04-26-2006 11:50 PM
    • Replies: 36
    • Views: 20,965
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