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I have published 10 books with iuniverse. I decided to try someone else ...Fast Pencil/Infinity publishing....and i crawled back to iuniverse. Fast Pencil/Infinity had my manuscript for 4 months and did nothing! I mean nothing but take my money! I cancelled that...
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Iuniverse Publishing Service
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I had a terrible experience with iuniverse after the book was published.Money,Money and more Money was needed to advertise...I spent thousands of dollars and where's the Royalties??.
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Anonymous

I agree, after being disappointed in my royalties of 29.25, I looked it up. My net sales were 112 and my royalties were 29.25? And my sales report said net sales were 468 and ...

2.0
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Iuniverse Publishing Service
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Seriously, they are the worst. I'll keep this short. I was conned and lied to into using them. Immediately after payments, I was transferred to other representatives that don't seem to know a thing about publishing. I read more reviews, all that said what I'm about to...
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Iuniverse Publishing Service
I didn't like
  • Poor communicaiton
  • Costs and fees
  • Customer service
#1231625
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Since initially submitting my manuscript to IUniverse in July 2017, I have faced one disappointment after another with the staff and content evaluation department. I have grown tired of having to explain my work to a department who does not understand the context in...
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iUniverse
iUniverse

Hello -- We're sorry to hear about the experience that you are having. Would you care to send more details about your situation to ComplaintsResponses@iUniverse.com, and we ca...

1.0
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Iuniverse Publishing Service
#1194514
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It's unfortunate that I've spent so much money with IUniverse to deal with sarcasm, insults and even worst the sales staff who sold this agreement hides behind a group of joiners. There is absolutely no support for the writers. Someone being a smart aleck is not a...
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iUniverse
iUniverse

We're very sorry to hear that you had a poor experience with us. If members of our firm have indeed been rude or disrespectful, this is definitely something that concerns us. ...

1.5
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Iuniverse Publishing Service
I liked
  • I liked the sales approach
I didn't like
  • Want to re-write a poetry book
#1164660
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I commend the authors for exposing IUniverse to the public. It's time to stop them from stealing money and using incompetent people to "review". This is a POD company the customer is the publisher. I Universe is making money on both sides of the table they are charging...
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Iuniverse Publishing Service
I didn't like
  • Contact coordinator assuming authority to do a review
  • Force contract
  • Policies
#1156441
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This is my 4th manuscript with I.Universe a print on demand company.In addition to getting attitude from a "check in coordinator" someone who probably just came out of high school is attempting to do a book review and tell me what I can not can not write. Even worst, I...
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Anonymous
William

I have great difficulty accepting you as an author.It does not appear that you proofread your complaint prior to posting it here.You gave us very little in the way of setup, c...

2.1
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Iuniverse Publishing Service
I didn't like
  • Service is down hill after they get the sale rude conscending
  • It is all sale and no service
#1145269
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The drove me insane....Stole all of my sales.... Ruined my career and business. And bankrupted me.... I spent over 50,0000 messing with them and trying to b a writer...My GM settlement and SSDI money is down the drain and im old with nothing but a crazy check from the...
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iUniverse
iUniverse

Hello, and thank you for your message. We would certainly like to resolve any discrepancies or eliminate any confusion. Please contact our Customer Service team and explain wh...

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After publishing two books with iUniverse, I can only believe I made them a lot of money which they did not pay me royalties on. I know people are buying them. I get reviews, hits on my facebook pages etc..., yet the royalty payments do not match the level of interest.
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iUniverse
iUniverse

Hello, and thanks for your comment. As always, we hope to resolve any discrepancy pertaining to royalties. Have you tried contacting our team at RoyaltyHelpDesk@authorsolution...

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Laurie

Agree! I had the same issues. I'm trying to locate a different publisher, but don't know who to trust after being burned by Iuniverse.

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Iuniverse Publishing Service
#1031586
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I confronted IUniverse and they wanted proof of my purchase so I went to my account from 6 months prior and printed the purchase an delivery. They were shocked but again said they would take care of it and never did even after repeated inquiries by me. People I meet...
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Anonymous
DL

wrote a book in 2009. Never heard from them afterwards. Finally in 2017 I get a call from someone from IUNIVERSE stating my book was nor selling and they wanted to promote it ...

1.8
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Iuniverse Publishing Service
I didn't like
  • Poor product marketing
  • Did not receive royalties
  • Did not reveive royalties
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