It is only natural. If your using a publishing service for the first time you need to be satisfied that you’re dealing with an experienced and successful publisher in order to protect your investment.
Usually, the best way is to see if there are satisfied customers.
ShieldCrest have been consistently rated as No1 from around 200 UK book publishers. These reviews were provided through an independent site run by FreeIndex over which we have no control. The site requires verification of the person leaving the testimonial.
Opposite are some of the most recent reviews but all are available by clicking the link at the bottom of the list. The criteria on which they ask reviewers to assess a company are those shown hereunder. ShieldCrest’s average is shown against each.