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by lmr1999
October 2nd, 2010, 2:31 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Response Time
Replies: 6
Views: 1405

Re: Response Time

Thanks for the answers and well wishes! I love that you calculated response time average, Krista. I'm still kind of new to the query game and very slow (only queried 10 agents in the last six months), but mine have been all over the map so far. Everything from one day to no answer at all. I apprecia...
by lmr1999
October 1st, 2010, 11:04 am
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Response Time
Replies: 6
Views: 1405

Response Time

This may have already been addressed in the forums, but I couldn't find it. What's the typical response time on a full? I was lucky enough to meet up with an agent at a conference and she said I should send my full to her and her assistant. It's only been a month since she received and confirmed rec...
by lmr1999
May 5th, 2010, 5:58 pm
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: Old Ask Nathan Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 192519

Re: Ask Nathan

Nathan, I was lucky enough to receive a partial request from an agent. In her response, she says she liked parts of it "a lot" but found the 80-year-old grandmother's chapter to not be as engaging as the rest. Then she asked for a chapter summary. When an agent asks for a chapter summary, what exact...
by lmr1999
April 20th, 2010, 12:00 am
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Query Mistake in Contact Info--What to do?
Replies: 2
Views: 862

Re: Query Mistake in Contact Info--What to do?

Thanks, Nathan. That's what I was hoping.
by lmr1999
April 19th, 2010, 10:31 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Query Mistake in Contact Info--What to do?
Replies: 2
Views: 862

Query Mistake in Contact Info--What to do?

I just started querying and realized I made a very silly mistake: leaving out a letter in my email address in my contact info. Of course, an agent can always hit reply and get the right email, but I'm worried the fact that I messed up my own email address makes me appear unprofessional. I've only se...