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Discuss literary agents and agenting... Need help with your query letter? Post it here for feedback! This is a publicly viewable forum.

  1. My email address as promised!

    Okay, before the email here are the requested parameters: Only send one email, I promise I'll respond, but it might be a week or so. Send me...

    Started by A Real Agent in New York‎, 09-05-2001 08:16 PM
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    09-06-2001, 11:32 PM Go to last post
  2. Clarification

    I should have said that those 12 to 15 editors rejected it. Sorry--I didn't make that clear.

    Started by A Roby‎, 02-08-2007 10:37 AM
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  3. Is my proposal "dead"?

    Hi everyone, I have (or had) a high-powered agent who sold my first book, a memoir. He loved my second proposal, and so did the 12 to 15 editors...

    Started by A Roby‎, 02-08-2007 10:21 AM
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    02-08-2007, 01:36 PM Go to last post
  4. Anyone have info. on agent Phil Benedict

    Does anyone know anything about Phil Benedict. He doesn't charge reader's fees, but bills for postage for submissions. Thoughts? Advice?

    Started by A Thoms‎, 06-16-2004 06:53 PM
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    06-17-2004, 06:52 AM Go to last post
  5. thanks!

    Thanks everyone! I've been out of the game for a few years b/c I had twin babies so I'm convinced his slow response means he HATES it. Ugh, the joy...

    Started by a writer‎, 07-12-2007 08:10 AM
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    07-12-2007, 08:45 AM Go to last post
  6. response time

    How long should I wait for an agent who has previously sold my work to respond to a proposal I sent? I know typically you should wait 6-8 weeks but...

    Started by a writer‎, 07-10-2007 12:54 PM
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    07-11-2007, 08:14 PM Go to last post
  7. Fiction Proposal?

    I have a published NF book with a major publisher and am looking to write fiction now. My agent has stated that if the writing/concept is strong...

    Started by a writer‎, 04-28-2007 09:57 AM
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    04-29-2007, 12:47 PM Go to last post
  8. Charles LaFave -- a big THANKS!

    I followed your advice re: cutting my synopsis down to one page. It worked beautifully! I used a fat purple marker and crossed out all the...

    Started by A Writer‎, 10-25-2005 11:58 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    10-25-2005, 12:10 PM Go to last post
  9. Help! Advice! Quick! Partial! Ack!

    I just got a request for a partial, and they also want a one-page synopsis. Holy cow -- one page?! I've got a 5 1/2-page, double-spaced...

    Started by A Writer‎, 10-24-2005 12:22 PM
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    10-25-2005, 02:17 PM Go to last post
  10. What is a "boutique agency" ??

    And what other "types" are agencies listed as??

    Started by A Writer‎, 10-18-2005 02:04 PM
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    10-19-2005, 09:53 AM Go to last post
  11. ACK! P&E has been down for hours

    I heavily rely on their site when doing my research! Can anyone tell me the skinny on Ashley Grayson?

    Started by A Writer‎, 08-22-2005 12:30 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    08-23-2005, 02:41 AM Go to last post
  12. For some reason, I'm leary about...

    ....querying agents based in CA. Even when they've got a big "$" by their name on P&E. Am I being totally neurotic?

    Started by A Writer‎, 08-12-2005 08:29 AM
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    08-12-2005, 01:55 PM Go to last post
  13. Bart...Mya...Leslee....someone...anyone....

    My ex-agent, who has received my certified letter of terminataion, just called me and yelled at me. She yelled at me and called me names and hung...

    Started by A Writer‎, 08-08-2005 03:20 PM
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    08-09-2005, 03:30 PM Go to last post
  14. So, what are your reasons?

    Those of you in the midst of Mission: Agent Seek -- So you've got your list of agents to query. You've been querying in batches. Naturally...

    Started by A Writer‎, 08-07-2005 02:34 PM
    • Replies: 8
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    08-08-2005, 10:58 AM Go to last post
  15. An etiquette question for agented authors

    As most of you know, I was agented when I joined this community, and I've since "fired" my agent and am beginning the querying process. I never...

    Started by A Writer‎, 08-05-2005 05:30 AM
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    08-06-2005, 04:17 PM Go to last post
  16. Have any of you ever....

    ...queried an agent outside the US?

    Started by A Writer‎, 08-04-2005 11:22 AM
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    08-04-2005, 12:46 PM Go to last post
  17. On indenting paragraphs and what's "right&quo

    Obviously a paragraph gets a 1-tab indentation. But what about the first paragraph of each new chapter? Often, the first paragraph is not...

    Started by A Writer‎, 08-03-2005 11:04 AM
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    08-04-2005, 02:13 PM Go to last post
  18. Have you seen Miss Snark's blog today?

    She has been accepting queries for critique, and has posted her comments on 6 of them. Of particular interest is the following quote from Miss...

    Started by A Writer‎, 08-02-2005 06:03 AM
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  19. Email addresses

    Folks, I need some assistance in harvesting some email addresses for places such as ST and Harris and PublishAmerica and so forth.

    Started by A Writer‎, 04-29-2004 02:34 PM
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    04-30-2004, 05:36 AM Go to last post
  20. Payments/Agents Questions...

    Okay, Just a quick question. I am writer. I managed to sell my first work on my own steam. My publisher made up the contract and I got published....

    Started by A writer‎, 11-26-2003 08:45 AM
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    11-26-2003, 03:55 PM Go to last post

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