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Ms. Amy Collins

Talcott Notch Literary Services




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from histficdebut
Sep 09, 2022 7:49 pm

EQ: 4-10-21
ER: 4-19-21 polite and personalized

Historical Fiction
from VeronicaMars
Oct 21, 2021 12:32 pm

Behind on workload. Now that it's fully closed that makes sense. ( I applied when it was still open.)

Replied in under thirty days which is a great response time, I think.

Fantasy 95,000 words.
from Atticus_Blake
Oct 13, 2021 9:30 am

"Dear Atticus,
Thank you so much for sending this query. I appreciate all the time you took to fill out the form. I am so sorry it took me so long to respond!
I have recently had to hold off taking on any new clients until I can successfully handle the workload of my existing client base. So I am afraid I have to pass at this point. I apologize for the response. I hate that I have to decline queries based on workload.
I appreciate how hard querying is and I wish you the best of luck with your future efforts.
Thank you, Amy"
from Patrick (admin)
Sep 29, 2021 7:42 pm

Profile Update: Closed to queries.

Thanks angelsteele
from angelsteele
Sep 28, 2021 8:35 pm

She is on the site. Directly from the agent page: “Amy is closed to new queries until further notice. She will continue to read submissions from conferences and through referrals.”
from kitbuddy
Sep 28, 2021 3:02 pm

Her query Amy site says she's closed to queries and she's not listed on Talcott Notch any longer. P.S. She does mostly non-fiction with one sci-fi in May, of her long list of non-fic.
from pljarizona
Sep 23, 2021 7:56 pm

FQ 9/23/21 Historical Family Saga 92k
from bentleyal
Sep 10, 2021 11:41 am

Amy contacted me via Twitter and invited me to send her my pitch and first chapter, which was very kind of her. Sent work across on 19/8/21.
Full manuscript request - 10th September 2021, sent same day.
from OPKiwi
Aug 03, 2021 12:11 pm

FQ: 7-30-21
FR: 8-3-21
'.I hate that I have to decline queries based on workload.'
from Patrick (admin)
Jul 30, 2021 9:56 am

Profile Update: Genres updated.
from BriStart
Jul 23, 2021 3:46 am

From their own website: "Amy is closed to new queries until further notice. She will continue to read submissions from conferences and through referrals."
from andyscontras
Jul 22, 2021 1:14 pm

2/11/2021 EQ (form) Speculative Fiction 84K
6/22/2021 FR
from Dreamland0516
Jul 20, 2021 2:30 pm

Patrick - I just received a rejection saying she had a full client list - so maybe she opened her form in error?
from Patrick (admin)
Jul 20, 2021 5:40 am

True TeeKayEm, but she also just opened her QueryManager form.
from TeeKayEm
Jul 19, 2021 10:17 pm

As of writing this, her twitter (@askamycollins), her website, and the Talcott Notch Literary website all say she's still closed (except to referrals and conference/event requests).

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