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Ms. Kevan Lyon

Marsal Lyon Literary Agency, LLC

PMB 121, 665 San Rodolfo Dr. 124

Solana Beach, CA 92075

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Twitter: KevanLyon

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from JourneymanNS
Sep 30, 2020 5:42 pm

EQ: Sept. 26/20 - Historical Fiction/Family Saga/Women's (90K)
ER: Sept. 30/20 - polite form rejection from her assistant
from Cherylking
Sep 10, 2020 4:31 pm

8/22/2020: EQ, just query letter
9/10/2020: rejected

YA hist fic 65k
from honeypuff
Aug 27, 2020 12:06 pm

EQ: 7/24
Nudge with offer of rep: 7/27
Kind step aside: 7/27

90K romcom
from CombatKatie
Jul 19, 2020 6:18 pm

EQ: 7/4

I'm a little concerned, given how fast she is at responses...
from PMinnix
Jun 30, 2020 8:25 am

Holiday Contemporary RomCom - 54k
EQ - 6/20/20
ER - 6/26/20 Form rejection from assistant Patricia (not right fit)
from moniquemihalit
Jun 21, 2020 6:57 pm

EQ - June 4
FormR - June 10 (from assistant Patricia Nelson - not right for list)

YA historical 97K
from MonicaC
Feb 17, 2020 3:21 pm

EQ - 2/11/20 - Historical Women's Fiction 67K
ER - 2/17/20 Form letter (from Patricia Nelson)
from casachess
Feb 15, 2020 6:07 pm

EQ: 02/06/2020
ER: 02/15/2020
from lweiss23
Feb 13, 2020 7:09 pm

Requested full about 15 minutes after I sent the query. She sent a polite and personal rejection about 10 days later.
01/09/20 EQ
01/09/20 FR
01/20/20 Personal rejection
from Potirone
Feb 05, 2020 9:15 pm

EQ: 02.02.20
ER (from Patricia Nelson): 02.05.20

91K Hist. Fic.
from MsSarajevo
Jan 22, 2020 11:48 am

EQ 1/09/2020
ER from assistant 1/22/2020

General fiction, 92,000 words
from edoyle02
Jan 21, 2020 9:28 pm

EQ: 1/20/2020
ER from assistant: 1/21/2020
from ScribblingWoman
Jan 07, 2020 4:48 pm

EQ: 1/1
Full Request: 1/1 (15 min later)
Rejection with a few notes on why: 1/7
Commercial WF 78k

That was my first query for this book, so I'm disappointed but also trying to see it as not too shabby so far. =)
On to the next!
from edwardw5
Sep 06, 2019 6:04 pm

declined in less than 24 hours
from floridagal007
Jun 24, 2019 10:36 am

EQ: 6/13
Request for full: 6/14
Offer of rep: 6/16
Declined offer: 6/21 (I had 5 offers of rep on the table - excruciating decision - ultimately chose an agent with a smaller client list who I felt would provide more editorial guidance and feedback on future WIPs)

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