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Ms. Rachel Kent

Books & Such Literary Agency

52 Mission Circle, Suite 122, PMB 170

Santa Rosa, CA 95409



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Website: www.booksandsuch.com

Twitter: RachelLKent

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E-Mail: Yes

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from KristenH
Jul 28, 2018 9:08 am


EQ 6/1/18 (Requery Venom)
ER 7/25/18 (Passed from 2nd nudge--not a good fit)
from Laina1312
Jul 19, 2018 2:48 pm


Twitter account: https://twitter.com/RachelLKent
from Voltjut
Jun 26, 2018 11:56 am


EQ - 5/8/18 (if they don't respond within 30 days, it's a pass)
CNR - 6/26/18
YA Contemporary - 57K

from saladspinner
Feb 27, 2018 11:34 am


EQ 1-24-18
CNR 2-27-18 (website says no=no after 30 days)
from bcfheartbreaker
Jan 20, 2018 12:31 pm


EQ: 1/16/18

Fantasy 114k
from Patrick (admin)
Nov 13, 2017 8:56 am


Profile Update: Genres updated.

(Thanks StaceyTrombley)
from StaceyTrombley
Nov 10, 2017 9:20 am


The website says she represents "teen" aka YA but that's not listed in her genres here
from KristenH
Nov 22, 2016 3:57 pm


On 6/17, I queried Rachel Kent with Chain Reaction. This afternoon, I nudged her and heard back--if no word in a month, it's a pass. Oh well. I'll try Rachel in October with CR.

11/22/16: EQ 10/7/16 (REQUERY VENOM)
ER 11/18/16 (Passed from nudge: it's not what their publishers are seeking for right now.) I'll try Mary with Venom in January 2017.
from Catsamoa79
Jul 28, 2016 7:03 pm


EQ: 5/30/16
CNR: 7/28/16
More than 30 days, so oh well....
from TahaniNelson
Aug 09, 2014 1:53 am


EQ: 07/08
CNR: 08/09

Not sure if I should resubmit to another agent in this agency or not. I don't see anything on their site that says either way. I'm thinking not, since all e-mails go to the agency as a whole. They probably pass queries around if it fits someone else. Oh well.

Good luck to those still waiting.
from Yorwick
Jun 14, 2014 3:57 am


EQ 06/04/14

YA Mystery with Sci-Fi/Fantasy elements
from NikolaVukoja
Dec 13, 2012 7:58 pm


Thanks for that Nat, really appreciate you letting me know.

Kind of had the feeling that was the case, which is why I think I'll leave submitting because I cannot get all that on one page without being unhappy with what I'm presenting.

I know it is possible and ppl do it all the time, but I also think its a good indicator of who is suited to whom... :)
from natattack
Dec 13, 2012 6:54 pm


Raven, when I submitted I included all those elements inside the 1 page limit. I think the marketing piece of it can be just a one to two sentence summary; they'll ask for a more detailed plan if they're interested. Got a partial request a couple months ago so just holding my breath at this point :)
from NikolaVukoja
Dec 13, 2012 4:22 pm


Those of you who have submitted can you please clarify the length of your submission?

It says to send query only no more than one page but also asks for aimed market, writing experience (BIO) unique elements (etc).

Do they mean 1-page QL plus the rest or all up?
from KristenH
Jul 06, 2012 7:02 am


Requeried Venom.

8/8/12: Closed/no response after nudge. Will try her in the future and query Mary Keeley next week.

11/12/12: Requeried Rachel with new query for Venom.

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