Mr. Jim McCarthy

Dystel & Goderich Literary Management

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Mr. Jim McCarthy

Dystel & Goderich Literary Management

One Union Square West, Suite 904
New York, NY 10003


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Dec 12, 2014 11:46 am, jhunny said...
12/8/2014 - sent query
12/9/2014 - rejected, with no spaces so pretty much a standard rejection sent.

Thanks so much for letting us take a look at yourmaterials and please forgive us for responding with a form letter. Thevolume of submissions we receive, however, makes it impossible to correspondwith everyone personally.

Unfortunately, the project you describe does not suit ourlist at this time. We wish you the best of luck in finding an agent andpublisher for your work and we thank you, once again, for letting us consideryour materials.

Dec 08, 2014 12:21 pm, Nova_Odyssey said...
meant to post this. most thrilling query experience of my life, though not with the happy ending. still, I'll take it to balance out the months and months of waiting for responses from queries and fulls of other agencies!

EQ: 6/16/14
Request for full hours later
a few days later..
ER: 6/16/14
not sure if form or not. probably.
very nice, professional experience.
Dec 03, 2014 4:56 pm, deathisnotadisease said...
12/2 query lit fic
12/3 rejected
Nov 26, 2014 11:44 am, jlaustin13 said...
EQ 10/14/14
YA Post-Apocalyptic
Form R 10/15/14

At least he was fast!
Nov 22, 2014 12:24 pm, CarleyWeedMoore said...
EQ: 11/19
ER: 11/21

Same form rejection as others: "Dear Author..."

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Chick Lit
Literary Fiction
Women's Fiction
Young Adult

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