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Green Ivy Publishing
Bookventure

Green Ivy Publishing and Bookventure Overview

Total reviews
62
22
Company responses
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Issues resolved
1
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Green Ivy Publishing and Bookventure Consumer Ratings

Rank
144 out of 488 in Periodicals & Publishing category
123 out of 488 in Periodicals & Publishing category
Value for money
111 in category
106 in category
Customer service
110 in category
72 in category
Style and Design
113 in category
72 in category
Product or Service Quality
111 in category
92 in category

Green Ivy Publishing and Bookventure Rating Details

Value for money
1.8 (25 reviews)
1.9 (14 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...At wits end for this was not money we could afford to loose which was definitely explained to them. Not sure what else to say other than they are a piece of garbage to take money from the poor and keep for the richDOROTHY Oberholtzer 269 861-3202..

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...This is 100% a scam and complete waste of money. This is not investing in your dream, it's having it stolen at such steep prices..

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Customer service
1.5 (25 reviews)
1.9 (14 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...They did a great job with the cover i was so happy with their service . Finally, final edits and id have a physical book ! All of a sudden Radio silence . No phone calls returned , no email , not one peep...

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this is the copy of my complaint about BV on googleI only spoke with Tracy Miller who took my request to publish my book. She charged me the discounted ( according to her) price of $1100. Then I was referred to publishing consultant name Xena who spoke to me only once.In April/ 2019, Xena sent me a...

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Style and Design
2.3 (24 reviews)
2.9 (11 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I paid about $4000 to publish a book with Green Ivy in 2018. I received about 60 copies, which I distributed to the authors and others, The publisher never returned my calls and to date,I don’t know if the book sold otherwise. I never received any royalties. I want to be free of them so that I can...

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Paid 25k for two books to be published, marketing etc. Bad editing. They are located in the Philippines with a front in Michigan.They are out to scam money. That’s why they are in the Philippines

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Product or Service Quality
1.8 (24 reviews)
2 (13 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Just found out from being very aggressive that my production manager was fired. No one bothered telling me this, no one. Now no return calls or anything, it is time for a lawsuit...

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I am totally satisfied with BookVenture; the personnel have always aimed to answer every question I voiced--and the final product I desired has been delivered on time and accomplished with surprisingly superb quality. Promises have been kept; costs have been very reasonable. The only downside I...

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Green Ivy Publishing and Bookventure Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Satisfied with my finished book
  • Editor i worked with was very nice
  • Contract is fair
  • Initial contact and info was helpful
Cons
  • Complete disregard of their authors and contract
  • Busness is a fraud
  • That they ignore most phone calls from thire author
  • Once they got their money their service tanked
  • No royaltys no book production
  • Scammers for money

Green Ivy Publishing and Bookventure Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

I was very happy with my experience working with this staff, I believe they were forthright in all of their dealings...

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5

They called me to have my book published. I never rely on online reviews for my decision. I felt that it would be...

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5

Not sure where the angry comments come from. I have found Green Ivy Publishing more than helpful, the staff has been...

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5

I am totally satisfied with BookVenture; the personnel have always aimed to answer every question I voiced--and the fina...

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Green Ivy Publishing and Bookventure Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

Lack of communication, nobody calls me back

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1

I published with bookvenure in 2015, and have been trying to contact them about my book, Espresso, prose and poetry by...

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1

Scammed by Green Ivy Publishing by: Skyhawk722 #14738 Sep 05, 2016 Monetary Loss: $8,000 My name is Steve Wren & I've...

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1

BookVenture was created 2014, only 3 years ago and have already 16 complaints, more than 5 p/y. BBB says very clear...

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Green Ivy Publishing and Bookventure Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
No votes

Robert Gray is a total crook!

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1

I tried publishing through book venture two years ago with someone by the name of Elise Matthews. This is 100% a scam...

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1

I paid about $4000 to publish a book with Green Ivy in 2018. I received about 60 copies, which I distributed to the...

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1.4

this is the copy of my complaint about BV on google
I only spoke with Tracy Miller who took my request to publish my book...

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Green Ivy Publishing and Bookventure Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Green Ivy Publishing Publishing Service (42 reviews)
  • Green Ivy Publishing Customer Care (3 reviews)
  • Bookventure Publishing Service (11 reviews)
  • Bookventure Customer Care (1 review)