Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  • Question 1 At what point is my credit card charged?

    Your credit card is charged once the order is placed.

  • Question 2 Can I cancel an order?

    Yes, as long as the item has yet to be shipped, which normally happens up to 3 business days after you’ve placed your order. For any questions you can contact us at or 312-659-2423. Be sure to have your order/confirmation number available.

  • Question 3 How do I contact First Time Books?

    Click here (contact us page) to learn how you can contact us at First Time Books

  • Question 4 How do I create my own story?

    Go to (Self publish link) and follow the easy steps to create your own story. If you have questions, email us at

  • Question 5 How do I order a book?

    Go to our Products page at (link), and select the book that you'd like to order. The rest is straightforward!

  • Question 6 How is my order shipped?

    First Time Books uses UPS to ship orders.

  • Question 7 How long will my order take?

    Generally once an order is placed, it will take 3 business days to produce the order and 7-10 business days to ship the order.

  • Question 8 Is First Time Books a secure website?

    Yes, First Time Books is a secure ecommerce site with SSL technology to ensure that your information is safe if you are a registered user. For non-registered users your information is not held beyond the shipping of the order.

  • Question 9 Return Policy?

    <p>Please see our Return Policy page. First Time Books aims to make your experiance with us a great one.</p>

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  • Question 10 Â How many items can be placed on the shopping cart?

    There are no limits to the amount of items you wish to purchase.