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Mr. Michael Congdon

Don Congdon Associates, Inc.

110 William Street, Suite 2202

New York, NY 10038

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Snail-Mail: Yes

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from DancesOnPin
Jul 14, 2016 6:35 pm

ER: He's quick. Got back to me the next day. Much appreciated.
from rfitzwilly63
Jun 14, 2016 2:04 pm

Received rejection on a 65K mystery/suspense after only a couple of weeks. Considerate or not really looking into it very much.
from Patrick (admin)
Feb 12, 2016 4:54 pm

Profile Update: Genres updated.

from juddwell
Feb 08, 2016 12:01 pm

EQ: 1/30
ER: 2/7

Commercial 80,000

Lengthy rejection. Somewhat personalized.
from SueHinkin
Feb 08, 2016 8:41 am

EQ 2-1-16 mystery/thriller
Typo in my book title in the query so re-queried with an apology five minutes later. Ah jeeze. .
ER 2-8-16 .
from Dragonman
Jan 04, 2015 3:58 pm

EQ 01/01
ER 01/04

SF apocalyptic, 83k
from KristenH
Dec 03, 2014 6:41 am

Congrats on the full request but ER stands for electronic rejection.
from KristenH
Oct 25, 2014 7:02 am

Good luck Data!
from DataScatman
Oct 22, 2014 1:06 pm

EQ: 10/07
ER: 10/08 Requested first 15,000 words
Thank you for your query. It’s difficult for me to reach a decision about your novel without reading a sample. Why not send me the first 15,000 words or so and I’ll let you know if I care to see the rest.
Michael Congdon
EM: 10/08 Sent first six chapters
ER: 10/16 Request for remaining chapters
While I feel your good dialogue should be balanced by more narrative (you rely too heavily on the former), I’m interested in reading the rest of SMITHEE’S ASYLUM.
Michael Congdon

Fiction/Comedy - 55K word count
Remains open with this agent.
from newbie1
Jun 03, 2014 7:43 pm

EQ 6/1
ER 6/3

Sci-fi thriller
from JD_Wallace_826
Apr 07, 2014 4:24 pm

EQ 4/4/14
ER 4/6/14

Crime Thriller -- 110k
from sagittarius
Jan 25, 2014 11:00 am

Emailed query 01-22-2014
101,000 words Humor / Suspense
Emailed rejection 01-23-2014
Form rejection, but a customized form rejection.
from Patsails
Nov 03, 2013 4:49 pm

EQ 10/25
ER 11/3

Courteous and professional email.

Suspense / thriller
from MookyMcD
Aug 19, 2013 11:47 am

EQ 8/15
ER 8/18

Standard form language.
from lionsroar91406
Mar 25, 2013 3:41 pm

EQ: 3/7/13
ER: 3/10/13


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