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Ms. Lori Steel

Raven Quill Literary Agency



Website: ravenliterary.com

Blog: www.publishersmarketplace.com/members/Loriasteel/

Twitter: Bookishsort

AAR Member: No

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: Closed

E-Mail: Closed

Online Form: Closed

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from gwprouse
Nov 12, 2020 10:00 am


FQ: 11/9/2020
Form R: 11/12/2020
YA fantasy 86K
from gwprouse
Nov 10, 2020 8:19 pm


@carcoh I did the same thing. Her twitter (and comment below) said she was open to queries yesterday. So I guess we will see what happens.
from carcoh
Nov 10, 2020 10:28 am


I queried her yesterday through her online form. 24hrs later and she's closed again...anyone know if that was a glitch or something? I checked Twitter and can't find anything about her announcing she was open. At the time I thought maybe it was a "soft open" so she wouldn't get flooded, but it was such a brief window that I'm not sure!
from Patrick (admin)
Nov 10, 2020 7:59 am


Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from Patrick (admin)
Nov 09, 2020 12:29 pm


Profile Update: Open to queries.
from Kritter
Oct 17, 2020 9:30 pm


A complete professional sweetheart!
from evflynn
Sep 15, 2020 6:54 pm


FQ: 8/1/2020
Form Rejection: 9/14/2020

87k YA Fantasy
from CRogers
Sep 08, 2020 8:07 pm


Form Query: 8/13/20
Form Rejection: 9/8/20
She didn't connect with the story in the way she had hoped.

YA Contemporary Romance 79k
from Steinbeck
Sep 01, 2020 1:50 pm


EQ: July 21, 2020
ER: September 1, 2020

YA Historical Fantasy 128,000
from Patrick (admin)
Aug 23, 2020 10:47 am


Profile Update: Closed to queries.

Thanks evflynn
from evflynn
Aug 22, 2020 7:03 pm


Note from her Twitter: "I will be closing to unsolicited queries on August 23rd until later in the fall. Conference attendees, partial/full requests, and referrals will continue to be read during this time."
from learn4ever
Jul 18, 2020 12:26 pm


Form Query: 7/13/20
Form Rej: 7/18/20

Rhyming PB

Very nice response...
Thank you for your query. I appreciate the opportunity to consider X for possible representation. It's clear that you've put a lot of time and effort into this manuscript. Unfortunately, I did not connect with the story in the way I hoped and must regretfully pass. Of course, this is a subjective business and others may feel differently so I encourage you to continue querying other agents who may be a better match for your projects. Thanks again for the chance to read and I wish you all the best on your writing journey.
from Samazra
Jul 08, 2020 11:54 am


Form Query: 07/01/20
Form Rej: 07/08/20

YA Sci-Fi 60k
from karenleespree
Jul 08, 2020 11:13 am


EQ: 7-8-20

ER 7-8-20 30 min later.


YA HF " did not connect"
from Artzicarol
Jul 01, 2020 8:09 pm


Online Form Query: 6/26/2020
Email Rejection: 7/1/2020

YA steampunk fantasy, 99k

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