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Ms. Tamara Kawar

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from nomsequitur
Jul 30, 2021 11:57 am

@Aurillian Thank you! Here's what I wrote:
"I hope this finds you well. I'm checking in on my manuscript, <title>, which you requested on April 4th. Can you please confirm that you've received it and let me know when I should expect a response? Also, for your information, three other agents are also currently reading the manuscript." I haven't heard back yet though.
from Aurillian
Jul 21, 2021 10:27 pm

@nomsequitur congrats on your full request and interest from an editor! What kind of text did you use to nudge? I'm always too chicken to nudge, but I've decided to try and be a bit more gutsy after reading this!
from KateKay
Jul 08, 2021 6:09 pm

EQ: March 29
Nudge: June 28
100 days no response

YA Fantasy 99k
from nomsequitur
Jul 05, 2021 5:14 pm

EQ: 2/7/20
nudged 5/7/20
Full request: 5/8/20 (did not hear back or receive confirmation after I sent it, worked to revise ms through early 2021)
nudged 4/4/21 with offer to submit the revised ms (also mentioned I had received interest from an editor in being on the submittal list for this project and specified editor's name)
Heard back in 20 mins(!), sent revised same day
Nudged 7/5/21

91k Fantasy (initial query 81k Fantasy)
from Happyakrz
Jun 15, 2021 1:39 pm

Grounded Adult Science Fiction - 116K
EQ: 6.10.21
from Attewell
Jun 14, 2021 1:07 pm

EQ 6/14/21
YA SF 80,000
from K_Hana_Lee
Apr 26, 2021 11:45 am

Originally queried Alexandra Machinist at same agency
4/19/21 Alexandra requested that I send the full to Tamara
4/19/21 Receipt of full confirmed by Tamara - she seems nice!
4/26/21 Polite ER

Adult Fantasy 120k
from mkhardy
Apr 26, 2021 8:34 am

Sent full Feb 16 2021 following Pitch Wars showcase request.

R&R request from a different agent on Friday April 2nd.
After chat with other agent, messaged to offer revision when it's ready R&R was non-exclusive.
She replied after a few days with a friendly message saying to send it on when ready.

Revised ms sent April 23rd

Nudge with offer of rep 25 April 2021

Adult space opera, 123k
from MissPlum
Apr 20, 2021 6:54 pm

Adult/YA graphic novel rejected @73 days
from andyscontras
Apr 20, 2021 3:16 pm

ER -- 4/20/2021 (form)
from melonpan
Apr 19, 2021 8:45 pm

EQ: 2/20/21
ER: 4/20/21 Form letter

I nudged last week but now she replied to my original email
from Nadler369
Apr 02, 2021 4:16 pm

EQ: 4/2/2021
Adult Fantasy, 108K
from hmdeath
Mar 13, 2021 7:25 am

EQ: 3/12/2021
New Adult Fantasy, 110,000 words
from melonpan
Feb 20, 2021 4:41 am

EQ: 2/20/2021

YA dark fantasy
from NicAPerez
Feb 15, 2021 12:54 pm

Just an FYI, in addition to Smopit's comment, she did say on twitter via a thread from her pinned tweet to resend after 6 weeks. She may not have seen it.
Original sent: Nov 17, 2020
Resend: January 3, 2021
Adult contemporary fantasy 105k words.

Update: 2/15/21
Said it wasn't right for her list and apologized for the belated response.

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