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Ms. Kristin Nelson

Nelson Literary Agency, LLC

1732 Wazee Street, Suite 207

Denver, CO 80202



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Website: www.nelsonagency.com/

Blog: nelsonagency.com/pub-rants/

Twitter: agentkristinNLA

AAR Member: Yes

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from Catsamoa79
Dec 08, 2018 7:43 am


specuKate - Thanks for the positive, encouraging message for those of us who have been querying for a long time. It does give us hope! Congrats!
from specuKate
Dec 07, 2018 11:45 am


I am thrilled to report that I signed with Kristin! My decision was difficult as I was in a position to choose (still can't believe this happened.) She went out of her way to read my manuscript quickly because I had offers on the table already, and then was so insightful about my manuscript as well as enthusiastic and knowledgeable about the next steps. I so look forward to working with her!
(Also, I can be a message of hope for other writers. I have been querying for years. This is my first time having success with an agent! Hang in there!)
from Patrick (admin)
Dec 01, 2018 12:16 pm


Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from CoffeeAuthor
Nov 28, 2018 6:37 pm


EQ: 11/5
ER: 11/26
"Thank you so much for thinking of Nelson Literary Agency for your query. We wish we could offer a more personalized response but on average, we receive 500+ email query letters a week. Do know that every query letter and sample are read and even though your project is not right for us, it might be right for another agent so don’t give up! We are also sorry to have no agent recommendations to offer.

Good luck with all your publishing endeavors.

Sincerely,
Kristin Nelson
Joanna MacKenzie
Danielle Burby
Quressa Robinson"
from dollybird
Nov 28, 2018 11:27 am


Anyone else having a hard time with Kristin's email server? My emails keep bouncing back. I guess I will wait till the new year and their new query system unless somebody has some insight.
from aceafer
Nov 27, 2018 9:38 am


EQ - 10/30
Nudge - 27/11
Same day response - has made it past the first round and waiting on Kristin's desk.
from berttrock
Nov 22, 2018 9:21 am


EQ - 10/30
ER - 11/20
form.
from KellyE
Nov 20, 2018 9:30 pm


EQ 19 Oct
ER 12 Nov

hist fic
from berttrock
Nov 06, 2018 3:00 pm


Thank you Patrick! Whew! :)
from Patrick (admin)
Nov 06, 2018 2:42 pm


You’re right, berttrock. I jumped the gun on this one. They are open. Thanks for pointing it out.
from berttrock
Nov 06, 2018 1:36 pm


The website does say that they will be closing to submissions in DECEMBER. but they are open until November 30th.
from berttrock
Nov 06, 2018 1:36 pm


FYI, I have been to the agent's blog, website and twitter feed and see no evidence suggesting that she is closed to queries. Perhaps this is an error?
from jjadamson
Oct 31, 2018 3:43 pm


Does she represent SFF or not? Can't really tell.
from KristenH
Oct 20, 2018 2:11 pm


EQ 9/19/18 (Diplomatic Immunity)
ER 10/17/18 (Passed--not right for them)
from cheesymoonboy
Oct 16, 2018 3:39 pm


Thank you so much for thinking of Nelson Literary Agency for your query. We wish we could offer a more personalized response but on average, we receive 500+ email query letters a week. Do know that every query letter and sample are read and even though your project is not right for us, it might be right for another agent so don’t give up! We are also sorry to have no agent recommendations to offer.

Good luck with all your publishing endeavors.

Sincerely,
Kristin Nelson
Joanna MacKenzie
Danielle Burby
Quressa Robinson

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