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Still waiting for my royalties 6months after 4th quarter2017 has finished. This happens every time. The book is losing good reviews due to the quality of the materials. I want to pull out and hand it over to my other piblisher and revamp their mass mistated. I habe had...
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I published two books with Author House. Its All Part of The Alpine Experience and Cannes Confidential. I paid them over 10,000k for ebooks, marketing, and publishing. In nine years I HAVE NOT BEEN PAID A SINGLE DOLLAR and have emailed them over 400 times. They are a...
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  • Are criminals and should be locked up in prison
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I have read alot of reviews for Authorhouse, I am growing extremely concerned about the costs involved. I am self publishing and I do expect some costs but they are extremely high. I am in the middle of the process, and I see people complaining about royalties and the...
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I have published a book that received good royalties but this has waned since time has gone by and I have not promoted the book much. I was told by Authorhouse that I still have royalties coming but - new rule as of Q1 2018 - because they are below $75 for the quarter...
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I began with AuthorHouse on 5/31/18 with a novel. This was the second time that I had planned to publish something and I wanted to try a company instead of doing the work myself. Everything was expensive and I'm really not in the right spot to be spending that kind of...
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AuthorHouse

Hello, and thank you for your message. Please send us an email at ComplaintsResponses@authorhouse.com and we will follow up your case. Please include your name and phone numbe...

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The company has got worse and worse. You can vote with your online reviews. Maybe the company will get a clue when they lose enough business to go out of business. Tell everyo...

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  • Misled me
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I received two phone calls in response to an inquiry I had 2 years ago for who knows what. I spoke with Kayla, she was really insistent that I start writing as as soon as possible. She was condescending and spoke poor English, I couldn't help but feel that this was...
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Anonymous
Anonymous

I agree author house is a scam

AuthorHouse
AuthorHouse

Hello, and thank you for notifying us of what has happened. We are sorry to hear this. The professionalism of our consultants is a matter that we take very seriously. Could we...

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Received phone call from Authorhouse 6/6/18 offering to refund most of my money. So I'm at least now as far as "the check's in the mail" territory. I'll update later when it arrives and clears the bank. Amount of refund promised: $1,449.50.
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Be careful - they are notorious for conveniently forgetting and/or blowing smoke to get rid of complaints. They just started a new policy that benefits themselves at the expen...

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Their sales team are great, great at the sales pitch, but authors need partners not sales pitches, we’re already sold...its our books that need selling. For a publishing house they do very little than hit you with very emotive sales folks pitching you all types of...
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AuthorHouse
AuthorHouse

Hello, and thanks for your message. We're sorry to hear that you've had a poor experience. Regarding your sales figures, can you please send an email to our Royalty Help Desk,...

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I liked
  • Cover of my book
  • Good final product
I didn't like
  • Fact that they were evasive
  • Deceptive business practices
  • Aggressive marketing services associates
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Authorhouse - Class action

Why can’t we place a class action on Author House
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Mailing Address:
AuthorHouse
1663 Liberty Drive
Bloomington, Indiana 47403
United States
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(888) 519-5121
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i urge people not to work with author house they are fraudulent especially Judd Care and manny Alvez they took my money and refused to pay me back pretending that the close in the contract forbade them from doing so. Stay away from this publishing company it is a scam...
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Karla With a K

My book was published by Authorhouse in 2013 and I have dealt with numerous people at Authohouse. The names/employees keep changing, as they call me to pitch yet ANOTHER produ...

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Lynn king

I think we should report Autherhouse and get the investigated and closed down and sue. We have the right to sue. I am going to start the wheels in motion today

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  • Awful experience
  • Fact that they misled me
  • Failure to honor contract
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