A Cornish Journey (book)

They charged me to publish my book, which they did and gave me a website to follow my book sales. According to the website I've never sold a single book worldwide. They refuse to communicate with me so there is nothing I can do. I have told you this before and you have emailed me asking if I've made any progress. When I try to reply to your email the postmaster tells me your email address is incorrect.
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#1498455 Review #1498455 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Carnaxide, Lisbon

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A Cornish Journey

I contacted you some time back about the above book and you have asked me if I have made any progress. When I try to reply to your emails they don't go. SBPRA refuse to acknowledge any attempts to contact them and still say they haven't sold a single book in over 6 months.
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#1472577 Review #1472577 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Cons
  • Are not paying my royalties and they refuse to talk to me
Reason of review
Problems with payment
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Three Little Green Pigs

I have been trying to find out my royalties for taxes. I have emailed "Lynn" several times with no response. I have also tried to ujpdate the address on the web site. Please advise. My email address is now richardoldenburg35@***.com My snail mail address is 22301 Hillside Court, Tehachapi, CA 93561. Thank you in advance for your assistance. Semper Fidelis, Richard Oldenburg, author of three of your children's books.
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#1864600

why don't you try to get their mailing address and send them a letter or if they are stealing from you, meaning, taking money from your book but not proving updates or a way to market your book, sue them!

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@PissedConsumer1864600

I don't know why this person was pissed. I did figure out my royalties and sent the amount to St.

Jude for double the amount. The publisher is not responsible for making the donation. The royalty check is made out to me so I deposit it in the bank and write the check to St.

Jude. SBPRA is a competent publisher and I recommend them for any author.

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#1453740 Review #1453740 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Santa Clarita, California
Pros
  • This is the first year i have had this problem
Reason of review
unable to access author page
Loss
$1
Preferred solution
Let the company propose a solution

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Fraudulent company

They charged me to publish my book, which they did with Amazon. They say they haven't sold any of my books and they refuse to talk to me.
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#1447400 Review #1447400 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Service
Sbpra Customer Care
Cons
  • Are a rip off company
Reason of review
Problems with payment
Preferred solution
Full refund

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A Cornish Journey

I wrote the above book and paid SBPRA to publish it, which they did at 15.95 dollars. That is overpriced for a novel of that size. However, I have been approached by other publishers who liked the book so obviously copies of the book have been sold. The website SBPRA gave me says that I haven't sold a single book at all. I've emailed SBPRA many times and they totally ignore me.
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#1423463 Review #1423463 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Carnaxide, Lisbon
Service
Sbpra Customer Care
Cons
  • Are not paying my royalties and they refuse to talk to me
Reason of review
Poor customer service
Preferred solution
Full refund

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A Cornish Journey

Submitted the book, it is for sale on Amazon and I know people have bought it. According to them I haven't sold a single copy and I email them on a regular basis with no response.
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#1423238 Review #1423238 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Carnaxide, Lisbon
Service
Sbpra Customer Care
Reason of review
Poor customer service
Preferred solution
Let the company propose a solution

Roalty is to low

Out of a 21$ book I on receive a few cents. Not only does Amazon take 15% SBPRA charges over 9$ to make each book, which doesn't make sense if they make a print of each page, then they take their 75%, leaving the author with penny' , and even though I paid for marketing there was none that I could see. The hardest is you never get to talk to a real person, everything is handled through emails, which is hard to explain a problem through. I've known multiple people who have purchased my book through Amazon though I haven't received any payments for, I will not use this company again WESTBOW gives 100% royalties.
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#629240 Review #629240 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Ashburn, Virginia
Reason of review
Problems with payment
Loss
$600
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Need help from People who have try the Self book publish company SBPRA book agency

This is not a complaint this is a beginning author .Who have almost sign with Author House and I universe company's. But thanks to this website .I found out it was all just a scam .So I then look up another .I saw a company called SBPRA Strategic Book publish company. It looks good so far .I have not yet sign anything from them. Not yet seen any problems or complaints so far from here. I was wondering if anybody here has had any experience dealing with them .If It was good or bad .Just asking if anybody here has try there services .
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#492616 Review #492616 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Foothill Ranch, California

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