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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. The History Press

    Started by jimsmith1313, 08-12-2009 03:22 AM
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  2. Owl Hollow Press

    Started by Feriku, 10-08-2016 01:12 AM
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  3. Red Sofa Literary Agency (Dawn Frederick)

    Started by jamiehall, 04-16-2008 02:45 AM
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  4. Thumbs up [Publisher] Prometheus Books

    Started by Clutch Cargo, 11-11-2009 11:12 AM
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  5. Fiery Seas Publishing

    Started by elindsen, 06-02-2014 10:36 PM
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  6. Talcott Notch Literary Services

    Started by Stace001, 05-13-2004 12:15 PM
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  7. Smile Paul S. Levine Literary Agency

    Started by honeywell, 01-17-2008 05:34 PM
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  8. Parvus Press

    Started by LouiseStanley, 08-31-2016 01:40 PM
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  9. The Permanent Press

    Started by JacksonMcGees, 11-22-2007 06:13 PM
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  10. The Jennifer DeChiara Literary Agency

    Started by flotsamarama, 08-19-2005 06:28 AM
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  11. Waldorf Publishing

    Started by Undercover, 06-26-2016 12:45 AM
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  12. Strachan Literary Agency

    Started by Maprilynne, 12-24-2006 01:05 AM
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  13. Snowy Wings Publishing

    Started by Filigree, 07-12-2018 04:18 AM
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  14. Metamorphosis Literary Agency

    Started by slbynum3, 05-28-2016 01:13 AM
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  15. Filles Vertes Publishing

    Started by Filigree, 12-17-2016 09:39 AM
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  16. Evershade Publishing

    Started by gckatz, 02-05-2019 01:28 AM
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  17. [Agency] Compass Talent

    Started by Undercover, 02-09-2019 03:07 PM
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  18. [Publisher] Moonstone Books

    Started by Gillhoughly, 08-31-2013 04:27 AM
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  19. [Publisher] Literary Wanderlust

    Started by robjvargas, 10-08-2014 04:41 PM
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 8,461
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