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Ms. Holly Root

Root Literary

Los Angeles, CA

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from CMKarys
Jan 23, 2019 9:40 am

EQ 01/23/19
from libertypup
Jan 21, 2019 8:07 am

EQ - 10/15/18 Chick Lit 80K
ER - 10/15/18
Thank you for thinking of us with this project. Although we won’t be pursuing representation at this time, we appreciate the opportunity to consider your work, and wish you every success with it.
from Ninjenaiya
Dec 19, 2018 4:56 pm


I have queried Holly twice now for different projects, I had to wait about 8 weeks for both responses.
from tllehmann
Dec 18, 2018 2:05 pm

Does anyone know if Holly is just far out in her responses? The website suggests 4 weeks for response, but I was debating a nudge...
from IFermont
Dec 15, 2018 6:47 pm

EQ 11/18/2018
ER 11/26/2018

from turtlefairy1
Nov 29, 2018 11:08 pm

EQ 11/04 (DVPit request)
FR 11/28 (sent 11/30)

YA Fantasy
from Dbc8082
Nov 29, 2018 8:39 am

EQ 11/19/18
ER 11/26/18

129k Adult Fantasy
from medievalismist
Nov 26, 2018 3:58 pm

EQ - 11/14/18
ER - 11/26/18

113k adult fantasy
from Risa97
Nov 08, 2018 12:41 pm

EQ - 10/24/18
ER (form) - 11/8/18

YA 110K
from ElaineParke
Nov 05, 2018 2:23 pm

11/5/18 - Acknowledged receipt on day of query - said 4 weeks for response
from Jensenborger6
Oct 30, 2018 11:09 am

MG low fantasy, 64000 words. The auto-reply said the agency is about six weeks out on responding.
from DueleNinja
Oct 22, 2018 11:01 pm

EQ: 10/9/18
ER: 10/22/18

YA space-opera 93k
from bfriskey
Oct 22, 2018 7:08 pm

EQ- 10/11/18 YA fantasy 68k
ER- 10/22/18 (form)
from KristenH
Oct 20, 2018 6:46 am

EQ 10/3/18 (2nd/final requery Venom)
ER 10/15/18 (Passed--can't offer rep)
from Jessmina
Oct 18, 2018 1:51 pm

Requested Query via #DvPit 10/17/18
EQ: 10/18/18

Womens fiction 92k

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