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Lee O'Brien

Irene Goodman Literary Agency

27 W. 24 Street, Suite 700B

New York, NY 10010

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Twitter: LeePaigeOBrien

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from coleroe
Oct 27, 2022 4:40 pm

Query: 10/27

Adult SFF 94k
from AstraRae
Oct 14, 2022 10:53 pm

Pitch Wars Full sent Feb 16: Urban Fantasy 89k
Sent check in with revised version of MS from other agents' feedback Jun 8
No response to nudge
CNR October 14th
from CassCutting
Oct 12, 2022 2:27 pm

Query -May/5/2022
Closed/ No Response

100,000 W/C Multi POV YA High Fantasy
from MarshmallowBard
Sep 30, 2022 3:43 pm

Queried: 9-6
Rejected: 9-30
from mjj054
Sep 30, 2022 1:13 pm

FQ 9/7/22
Form rejection 9/30/22

120k LGBT paranormal fantasy
from MorganSloan
Sep 30, 2022 11:33 am

Just received FR from query sent 6/07/22 - it was great, because the subject line read, "form_rejection".

At least it doesn't keep you guessing! I had CNR'd this some time ago.
from aidensio
Sep 08, 2022 10:14 pm

EQ: 4/4/22
Nudge at 13 weeks (per guidelines): 7/9/22
CNR: 9/8/22
from Lorettakate
Sep 08, 2022 5:43 pm

EQ: 9/6/22

YA Gothic Horror
from Patrick (admin)
Sep 06, 2022 7:11 am

Profile Update: Open to queries.
from jennadevillier
Sep 05, 2022 7:53 pm

EQ: 1/25
Nudge (per guidelines): 4/19
CNR: 9/5

89k YA fantasy
from toasty_supreme
Jul 27, 2022 6:30 pm

Query 6/19
Email reject 7/14

A kind rejection letter, though I wish they used a format other than the BCC list. QM or even an individual email reject gives it a bit more of a personal touch IMO.

LGBTQ contemp YA 74k
from Patrick (admin)
Jul 16, 2022 4:32 pm

Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from Carxsnow
Jul 12, 2022 10:07 am

#DvPit query: 12/27/21
Adult Fantasy 125k

07/12/22: CNR
Nudged two times, no answer. :/
from Patrick (admin)
Jul 11, 2022 3:40 pm

Thanks Mevrouw_Bee
from Mevrouw_Bee
Jul 11, 2022 2:15 pm

Patrick: Lee will be closing to unsolicited queries from 12 am, July 16th, 2022 through September 5th, 2022.

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