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Mr. Jonathan Cobb

HG Literary

37 West 28th St, 8th floor

New York, NY 10001



Website: www.hgliterary.com

AAR Member: No

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: No

Online Form: Yes

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from MindiWM
Yesterday 3:03 pm


Form Query: 7/30/21
SF, 94,000
from JeLane
Jul 23, 2021 2:49 pm


Cobb is open to queries. (You can see the list here: https://www.hgliterary.com/submissions.) Others at the agency are currently closed to queries, but Jonathan Cobb is still open.
from Patrick (admin)
Jul 23, 2021 12:26 pm


Sorry wirdschonklappen, but I can't find that on their website.
from wirdschonklappen
Jul 23, 2021 11:23 am


currently closed to queries (as per website)
from foreverheiren
Jul 12, 2021 9:57 pm


QF: 4/29
Partial request: 4/29
Full request (an hour later): 4/29
Passed w/personalized comments and said he'd talk further about revisions if I wanted: 4/30

YA fantasy, 88k
from jpaulkjr
Jun 23, 2021 3:14 pm


QF 6/23/21
YA Paranormal Rom-com
from andtheotherstars
Jun 18, 2021 4:33 pm


EQ: 5/13/2021
ER: 6/18/2021

Historical Fantasy 127k
from mhknecht12
Jun 07, 2021 3:16 pm


FQ: 5/2/2021
Full Request: 5/3/2021 sent same day
FRejection: 6/7/2021 form

MG contemporary fantasy w mystery elements 41k
from YellowStrike1
May 24, 2021 3:32 pm


Submitted on May 20, 2021

Adult Military sci fi, 153k words
Its a nice simple form, very good.

Form rejection on May 23, 2021. Very fast turnaround in only three days, sent me the rejection on a sunday no less
from tinahuang
May 12, 2021 10:44 am


FQ 5/3/2021 (Simple form, QL + first 5 pages...why can't all agents be this easy?)
FR: 5/11/2021 (Fast turnaround, wish all agents can be like this!)

Adult Dystopian Sci Fi 111K
from marinawolf
May 11, 2021 3:59 pm


FQ: 4/30/21
ER: 5/11/21

Adult Science Fiction 88k
from mkhardy
Apr 27, 2021 5:11 pm


Form query 16 Feb 2021
Request for partial 22 Feb 2021, sent same day
Request for full 25 Feb 2021, sent same day
Rejection via form 04 March 2021, mostly form, slightly personalised

Adult Space Opera 123k
from sara_gilbert_writes
Apr 26, 2021 11:04 am


FQ: 4/23/21
ER: 4/26/21

Upmarket YA 50k
from AmaMizu6
Apr 26, 2021 9:43 am


FQ: 4/19/2021
FR: 4/26/2021

YA Urban Fantasy 106K

"Thank you for your query. I’m sorry, but I’m afraid that your project does not seem like one I could successfully represent at this time. I hope you succeed in your search for enthusiastic representation.

All best,
Jon"
from jdruffin
Apr 07, 2021 2:39 pm


FQ: 4/4/21
ER: 4/7/21
Fantasy 78k

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