AW Amazon Store

AW is an Amazon Affiliate

If this site is helpful to you,
Please consider a voluntary subscription to defray ongoing expenses.


paypal subscribe button

How To Support AW

Editing for authors: because every writer needs a good editor.

 

Welcome to the AbsoluteWrite Water Cooler! Please read The Newbie Guide To Absolute Write

Page 1 of 251 123456711265176101 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 20 of 5014

Forum: Bewares, Recommendations & Background Check

Here's where to check in and share about publishers, agents, and producers. Be sure to check the Index before starting a thread.

Sub-Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

  1. All discussion about America Star Books, (formerly known as PublishAmerica) belongs here.

    Moderators:

    1. CaoPaux

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 446
    • Posts: 124,480
  1. Thumbs up Sticky Thread Sticky: INDEX TO AGENTS, PUBLISHERS, AND OTHERS

    Started by CaoPaux, 04-08-2005 10:26 PM
    • Replies: 204
    • Views: 695,683
    06-11-2019, 07:28 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Agents charging Fees

    Started by erich v, 11-27-2003 03:15 PM
    • Replies: 273
    • Views: 172,038
    10-15-2018, 10:54 PM Go to last post
  3. Thumbs up Sticky Thread Sticky: How Real Publishing Works

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 10-15-2005 06:38 AM
    • Replies: 326
    • Views: 256,506
    01-25-2018, 10:53 AM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: This is nothing like an official FAQ

    Started by HapiSofi, 03-16-2007 12:54 AM
    • Replies: 83
    • Views: 121,062
    09-11-2017, 09:44 PM Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Writer Beware: The Blog - The Index

    Started by CaoPaux, 11-03-2008 10:15 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 75,257
    07-13-2017, 09:31 PM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Writer Beware: "Two Thumbs Down" Publisher List

    Started by CaoPaux, 02-14-2007 08:58 PM
    • Replies: 110
    • Views: 185,754
    05-31-2017, 01:45 PM Go to last post
  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: The Lies Scammers Tell About Us

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 10-28-2006 11:38 AM
    • Replies: 64
    • Views: 113,088
    11-21-2016, 02:07 AM Go to last post
  8. Thumbs down Sticky Thread Sticky: Writer Beware's 20 Worst Agents

    Started by victoriastrauss, 03-13-2006 09:05 PM
    • Replies: 253
    • Views: 419,805
    10-20-2016, 08:20 PM Go to last post
  9. Exclamation Sticky Thread Sticky: General tips about avoiding/dealing with scammers

    Started by absolutewrite, 06-29-2004 08:35 AM
    • Replies: 88
    • Views: 128,750
    01-31-2013, 08:01 PM Go to last post
  10. Sticky Thread Sticky: Why Publishers Fail

    Started by Cathy C, 03-29-2012 09:45 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 42,217
    03-29-2012, 09:45 PM Go to last post
  11. Sticky Thread Sticky: Legit publishers for new authors

    Started by JennaGlatzer, 12-16-2005 12:28 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 61,682
    12-05-2006, 01:11 PM Go to last post
  1. Red Sofa Literary Agency (Dawn Frederick)

    Started by jamiehall, 04-16-2008 02:45 AM
    • Replies: 204
    • Views: 76,758
    Yesterday, 12:13 PM Go to last post
  2. Fireside Fiction Company / Fireside Magazine

    Started by slhuang, 03-17-2015 10:32 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,495
    10-12-2019, 06:50 PM Go to last post
  3. Analog Magazine

    Started by Stytch, 06-25-2019 06:20 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 653
    10-12-2019, 12:58 AM Go to last post
  4. [Publisher] Reader's Digest

    Started by Fallen, 02-21-2010 03:17 PM
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 3,458
    10-11-2019, 10:30 PM Go to last post
  5. Parvus Press

    Started by LouiseStanley, 08-31-2016 01:40 PM
    • Replies: 49
    • Views: 9,134
    10-10-2019, 11:36 PM Go to last post
  6. Flame Tree Publishing / Flame Tree 451

    Started by az shea, 11-12-2015 08:17 PM
    • Replies: 48
    • Views: 6,878
    10-10-2019, 10:24 PM Go to last post
  7. The Book Review Targeter

    Started by Storywise, 10-06-2019 06:17 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 278
    10-10-2019, 08:15 AM Go to last post
  8. Dreamspinner Press

    Started by starscape, 11-13-2009 11:14 AM
    • Replies: 263
    • Views: 84,342
    10-10-2019, 04:19 AM Go to last post
  9. Weird Tales Magazine

    Started by Shadow Dragon, 12-01-2008 11:22 AM
    • Replies: 110
    • Views: 23,398
    10-08-2019, 04:58 AM Go to last post
  10. TCK Publishing

    Started by euclid, 05-30-2017 01:04 PM
    • Replies: 31
    • Views: 15,418
    10-08-2019, 03:20 AM Go to last post
  11. Kate Hordern Literary Agency

    Started by Martina, 03-26-2012 07:41 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 7,864
    10-07-2019, 07:14 PM Go to last post
  12. Folio Literary Management

    Started by RoccoMom, 02-11-2006 04:22 AM
    • Replies: 736
    • Views: 276,864
    10-07-2019, 05:02 AM Go to last post
  13. Author Reputation Press

    Started by zmethos, 09-30-2019 11:26 PM
    • Replies: 52
    • Views: 1,335
    10-06-2019, 11:40 PM Go to last post
  14. Mythos & Ink Publishing

    Started by Juanwi, 09-25-2019 05:55 AM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 530
    10-06-2019, 06:13 PM Go to last post
  15. Palmetto Publishing Group

    Started by Figgy, 10-04-2019 03:44 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 234
    10-06-2019, 04:46 PM Go to last post
  16. Manifold Press

    Started by zmethos, 09-01-2019 10:39 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 496
    10-05-2019, 08:37 PM Go to last post
  17. Question Little Lamb Publishing / Little Lamb Books

    Started by Dondon, 09-29-2019 09:11 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 309
    10-04-2019, 03:59 PM Go to last post
  18. Packt Publishing

    Started by M. H. Lee, 10-01-2019 07:05 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 175
    10-03-2019, 01:08 PM Go to last post
  19. Howland Literary, LLC (Carrie Howland)

    Started by SavvySharky, 01-12-2019 01:18 AM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 3,837
    10-01-2019, 10:36 PM Go to last post
  20. [Publisher] Bookouture

    Started by Donna Pudick, 11-01-2012 07:59 PM
    • Replies: 200
    • Views: 75,140
    10-01-2019, 08:55 AM Go to last post

Page 1 of 251 123456711265176101 ... LastLast

Forum Information and Options

Moderators of this Forum

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 20 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 20 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Custom Search