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Thanks, Angela, Richard, and BookLocker!

Thanks, Angela, Richard, and BookLocker!

As someone who has worked with more than a dozen publishers in getting out more than three dozen books (including multiple editions) as well as one previously self-published book, I can't begin describe what a pleasure it has been in working with you and your colleagues in this production stage. …

Comments about Should I bid on writing jobs??

Comments about Should I bid on writing jobs??

Don’t forget that the companies placing the help-wanted ads can easily get access to the help-wanted platforms, and drive the bids DOWN. Duh ...…

Love the New Site!

Love the New Site!

Your new design inspired me to write you WITHOUT asking you a specific question or seeking help of some kind! I'm always grateful that you perform such substantial work for so many writers, including me! ...…

Warm Fuzzies for Richard’s Talents!

Warm Fuzzies for Richard’s Talents!

Just a quick note to say I love the new format of the newsletter. Great appearance and the information is still there ...…

BookLocker is FAST!

BookLocker is FAST!

I am impressed how fast (BookLocker.com) works. It took me five months to get a poetry book published by Amazon several years ago, and I had to do a lot of reparative work on the formatting to make it look right.…

Get Your Book Featured On Artists First!

I just recorded a podcast for Artists First, which is dedicated to publicizing “the best music you’ve never heard and the best books you’ve never read.” I mentioned BookLocker.com a number of times as the best source for buying Waterproof Justice.…

Is This Industry A Swamp For Scams?

Angela, I drop by from time-to-time, just to see if the industry has improved. Afraid once again it seems the environment is dangerous and a swamp for scams (no pay, copyright theft, mauling of submissions to 'publishers'). I once thought things were pretty settled as to how book publishing works, but it is still the wild west. Makes you wonder how those big name guys actually succeed. Thanx for the website and your continuing efforts to help so many. Cheers, R.W. RELATED: WHO'S SCAMMING GRANNY? Snakes That Prey on Elderly Authors When Writers Contribute to a Scammer's Success Possible Scam - Smart Author Avoids Possible Dangerous Situation Top 10 Signs You've Been Scammed Into Writing for Free Great Writing Gig Or A Scam? 10 Red Flags! Authors Who Have Been Scammed by Publishers More letters: http://www.writersweekly.com/letters_to_the_editor/summary.html