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Ms. Alexandra Machinist

ICM Partners

730 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10019



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Website: www.icmtalent.com/

Blog: www.publishersmarketplace.com/members/AMachinist/

Twitter: amachinist

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from houseguest22
Sep 29, 2021 5:51 am


EQ 09/17/21
YA FANTASY
from sarahmccalip
Sep 27, 2021 12:43 pm


EQ: 9/25/21

119k adult fantasy
from pljarizona
Sep 18, 2021 7:18 pm


EQ 9/18/21 92k Historical Fiction
from hjack115
Sep 07, 2021 1:17 pm


Query sent 9/7/21
Adult fantasy, 101k
from karenmccoybooks
Aug 30, 2021 7:26 pm


EQ 08/31/21
from wowza19
Aug 25, 2021 7:26 am


EQ 10/22/19, upmarket women's, 86K
FR same day

Update: 7 1/2 months no response. I sent a revised version following an R&R from another agent. She thanked me for it right away. June ‘20.

Update: as others have said, took over a year to hear no on a full.
from JPAnderson
Aug 13, 2021 3:18 pm


EQ: July 5, 2021
ER: August 13, 2021 (form)

Adult Epic Fantasy, 220K
from gwprouse
Aug 13, 2021 12:37 pm


EQ: 8/6/2021
ER: 8/13/2021

Adult Fantasy 108K
from rpct457
Aug 04, 2021 12:01 pm


Adult historical fiction, 97k words

E-mail query sent 10 June 2021
Polite rejection 16 July 2021
from neverhowever
Jul 27, 2021 11:19 am


EQ: 7/22/21
Nudge w/offer of rep: 7/26/21
She emailed me back same day, asking me to share the full with her colleague Tamara
YA Contemporary
from foreverheiren
Jul 19, 2021 12:41 pm


EQ: 4/26/21
Nudge w/offer of rep: 7/8/21
Full request: 7/9/21
Kind step aside: 7/19/21

YA fantasy, 88k
from andtheotherstars
Jul 18, 2021 1:03 pm


EQ: 5/12/2021
ER: 7/16/2021

Historical Fantasy 127k
from andyscontras
Jul 16, 2021 4:05 pm


EQ -- 5/6/2021 Spec Fiction 84K
ER -- 7/16/2021 I wish more agents would at least do this -- Tho she took a pass, I so appreciate Ms. Machinist having the common courtesy to acknowledge my query.
from writingbubbly
Jul 16, 2021 10:26 am


EQ: 5/20/2021
ER: 7/16/2021
MG Fantasy 50K
from CandiceJarrett
Jul 12, 2021 9:57 am


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