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Ms. Veronique Baxter

David Higham Associates Ltd

6th Floor, Waverley House, 7–12 Noel Street

London W1F 8GQ



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Website: www.davidhigham.co.uk

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from dhelentjaris
Yesterday 9:25 am


EQ 8/30/21

Emailed form rejection from assistant Romanna on 9/16/21
75K historical fiction
from LouiseCottrell
Sep 09, 2021 12:36 pm


EQ: 7/21/21
ER: 9/9/21
MG Literary 44,000 words
Standard rejection: "Thank you for submitting your work to us. After consideration we didn't feel it was quite the right fit for us and unfortunately won’t be offering you representation. We wish you the best of luck with your other submissions and hope you find the right agent to take this forward."
from WilliamBayfield
Aug 14, 2021 10:57 pm


EQ: 1 Aug 2021
SF 120k

ER: 13 Aug 2021

from OPKiwi
Aug 09, 2021 12:07 pm


EQ: 7/24/21
ER: 08/09/21
from jdruffin
Apr 20, 2021 8:23 am


EQ: 4/4/21
ER: 4/19/21
Fantasy 78k
from LarkMarie
Apr 15, 2021 10:23 am


Query and proposal sent 3/30/21 for 135k true crime/me too memoir

Many thanks for your submission, which Veronique has read with interest. Unfortunately, however, she does not feel she would be the right agent to take this any further. I am sorry to disappoint but thank you for thinking of her in connection with your work.

(from assistant, 4/14/21
from BL2017
Apr 13, 2021 8:42 pm


EQ: 03/28/21 Sci-fi 74k
ER: 04/13/21 form
from kathyaltaras
Apr 09, 2021 2:28 pm


Rejected at 23 days.
"Many thanks for your submission, which Veronique has read with interest. Unfortunately, however, she does not feel she would be the right agent to take this any further. I am sorry to disappoint but thank you for thinking of her in connection with your work."

from ASMannai
Apr 07, 2021 5:02 am


Email Query: 3/8/21
Form Rejection: 4/7/21
MG Fantasy 57,000 words
from imthedecoy
Feb 24, 2021 8:18 am


Submitted MG fantasy Feb 2020 - rejection from 'The Children's Submissions Team' said they didn't feel enthusiastic enough about it to take it further.
from banaesma
Jan 15, 2021 10:40 pm


EQ: 24 October, 2020
Nudge: 7 December, 2020
CNR: 15 January, 2021

Adult 83k LitFic
from TinaHendricks
Oct 31, 2020 1:13 pm


Adult commercial fantasy-mag realism, 88k 10/31/20
from moniquemihalit
Jul 21, 2020 4:59 pm


EQ: July 4
ER: July 21
97K YA historical
from SteinbeckFan
Jul 20, 2020 10:14 am


EQ: June 10, 2020
Re-submitted query on July 16 because I realized I didn't send to children's submission address, but to her assistant directly.
ER: July 20, 2020

YA Historical Fantasy 128,000

FYI under Children's/YA submissions page: "We aim to respond within six weeks. If you haven’t heard from us in that time, you can contact us to find out the status of your submission."

from javalon14
Jul 01, 2020 11:44 am


EQ: 5/12/2020
FR: 6/29/2020

Lit Fic 113k

*I submitted by email, although this site says she accepts snail mail only, because the website says on her page to submit via email.

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