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Ms. Holly Root

Root Literary

Los Angeles, CA

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Twitter: hroot

AAR/AALA Member: Yes

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Online Form: Closed

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from KT1525
Nov 07, 2022 1:58 am

EQ: 04/08/22 to agency
3-month window passed, no response.

Sci-fi 100k
from Patrick (admin)
Oct 26, 2022 12:08 pm

Profile Update: Closed to queries.

Thanks letodd7
from letodd7
Oct 26, 2022 9:28 am

Sent to agency in general 10/26

@patrick, Holly Root is listed as closed on their site.
from gmyshirt
Oct 06, 2022 5:34 pm

Email Query Sent 09-01-22 to the agency at large
Auto reply confirmation of receipt
from medievalismist
Oct 03, 2022 2:06 pm

EQ: 6/27/22
Autoresponse said 3 months
CNR: 10/3/22

33k adult fantasy novella
from writergd
Sep 30, 2022 3:19 pm

EQ sent to agency: 8/15/22
96k YA Fantasy (no auto reply received)

EQ sent again with a note about resubmitting 9/30/22
(Auto reply received! Typed in the email address this time)
from Mostamand
Sep 12, 2022 9:17 pm

from Novelist103
Sep 01, 2022 3:55 pm

Email Query sent 9/1/22 to the agency at large
92K Upmarket WF
Confirmation auto reply received
from jennybquery
Aug 04, 2022 2:34 pm

8-4-2022 - Query Sent to the AGENCY
94,000 word Upmarket Fiction
Received an automatic reply
from nephetys
Jul 17, 2022 3:39 am

7.15.2022 - Query Sent to the AGENCY
129.000 words YA Fantasy
Received an automatic reply
from writervfp
Jun 16, 2022 12:35 am

16/june - Deadline for response passed, CNR

contemporary fantasy, latina & queer, 76K
from lauzydan
Apr 28, 2022 5:01 pm

EQ 4/15/22

114K NA Epic Fantasy
from blackhand
Apr 18, 2022 3:54 pm

Email Query to Agency: 4.18.22

YA Historical, 97k
from Melchizedek
Apr 02, 2022 7:42 am

Query sent to her agency on 4/2/22

Gothic fantasy 94k
from ohotnitza
Mar 09, 2022 10:12 pm

This agency is nice in that you can submit to the agency in general, and they'll check to see if anyone there is a good fit.

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