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She is no longer listed on the FinePrint website. Formerly Rachel Vater

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Ms. Rachel Coyne

FinePrint Literary Management

115 West 29th Street, 3rd floor

New York, NY 10001

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from Saatek
Mar 26, 2014 4:46 pm

I find it interesting that there's no mention of her ANYWHERE since she went MIA. No statement on the agency website, no mention of her on Twitter, nothing on Google... Niet. Nada.
from K_Knight
Mar 24, 2014 6:44 pm

Turhan, she appears to be MIA right now.
from Turhan
Mar 24, 2014 4:22 am

EQ 2/25/2014

New Adult Fantasy, 'Don't Let The Demons Eat Your Heart'
from Patrick (admin)
Mar 09, 2014 6:32 pm

Thanks catspane. That's very interesting. Sometimes, when a large group of agents leave an agency all at once, it could mean they are starting their own agency. We'll just have to wait and see.

I'll just mark her as closed until I can learn more.
from MoonDreamer
Mar 07, 2014 12:27 pm

Huh. Thanks for pointing all that out, Saatek, Thulsa_Doom and catspane... She totally is gone from the FinePrint site... I guess I'm closing this one as "no response ever and agent may be dead." That's a new one for me.

Sad and curious, all at once. Sigh.

PR (at conference): Sent Nov 1
Nudge: Feb 3
2nd nudge: Mar 5
CNR due to MIA: Mar 7

YA speculative
from catspane
Mar 06, 2014 10:54 pm

Hey, Patrick! Fine Print has apparently had a shake up 'cause you've got nine agents listed there and as of today they only have 5.
from Thulsa_doom
Mar 06, 2014 2:34 pm

There's an interesting (recent) article on Janet Ried's blog on agents who go MIA or lose the plot - apparently it's quite a common thing!
from Saatek
Mar 06, 2014 2:32 pm

I called to find out. I got a fairly vague answer. I get the sense that she just went MIA and they don't know much more than we do. I could be wrong. I was told that they're looking into it...
from sidheprincess
Mar 06, 2014 1:18 pm

You know, she's disappeared from agenting before. Back when she was Rachel Vater. Kind of shocked it may be happening again, though. Hmm.
from xoxoxokay
Mar 06, 2014 9:07 am

I can't find her bio on the Fineprint website--does anyone know what happened to her?
from MoonDreamer
Mar 05, 2014 10:42 am

Sorry to hear maansi88! I'm going to send one more wee nudge about my partial, but needless to say I'm not holding my breath. It's really too bad. By all accounts, she used to be very responsive and helpful in the past. I wonder what's changed.
from Thulsa_doom
Feb 25, 2014 10:10 pm

Shame about that Mani88, normally for a full I would look at 6 months turnaround but if someone is a CNR non-responder it's probably worth your sanity to close it early.
from maansi88
Feb 25, 2014 12:38 pm

Full request at writers conference 10/26/2013
nudge 1/28/2014
nudge again 2/15/2014

Kinda rude, actually. It takes all of ten seconds to say no thanks. Especially after being so enthusiastic.
from maansi88
Feb 10, 2014 3:51 pm

She seems to be CNR on a looooot of queries. I wonder what her response time is on submitted materials. I followed up with her about a full that I pitched to her at a conference, (almost hitting the 4 month mark now) and haven't heard anything yet. She really seems like a great fit for me, I want this to work...
from aislinge
Feb 01, 2014 5:37 am

EQ: 12/1
CNR: 1/31

Adult contemporary fantasy

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