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Ms. Ellen Geiger

Frances Goldin Literary Agency

57 East 11th Street, Suite 5B

New York, NY 10003



Website: www.goldinlit.com/

AAR Member: Yes

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: No

Online Form: Yes

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from TassieGold
Nov 02, 2019 3:47 pm


The instructions say the "query letter" should include a brief synopsis (and then the first 20 pages). Would this be the short blurb that is part of a query letter or does it require more?
from STLrlc
Oct 04, 2019 5:30 pm


EQ- 9/22/19 (via submittable)
ER- 10/5/19
Thank you very much for submitting your project to me for consideration. I am not adding many new titles to my list at present, and thus must respectfully decline.
from tabbiemann1
Oct 02, 2019 11:14 am


10//2 novel submitted via submittable.
from tay2500
Aug 23, 2019 1:51 pm


07/24/2019 Nonfiction
08/23/2019 ER (not adding new clients)
from tome129
Aug 16, 2019 1:04 pm


8/16/19 Historical 99k words via Submittable
from Enatus
Jul 19, 2019 11:48 am


7/17/2019 Fantasy
7/19/2019 ER (not adding new clients)

No instructions included anywhere that I could see on what was expected to be attached via submitable.
from Amylynn
Dec 28, 2018 6:12 pm


2nd agent listed for Barbara Kingsolver
from duke_of_lilywhite
Sep 28, 2018 3:30 am


EQ: 9-21-18
ER: 9-26-18

Thank you very much for submitting your project to me for consideration. I am not adding many new titles to my list at present, and thus must respectfully decline.

I wish you the best of luck with your work-

Sincerely,

Ellen Geiger
from scstahley
Jul 24, 2018 7:49 pm


7.16.18 Sent Ms Geiger a Query
7/19/18 FR saying taking on very few new clients
A record rejection turnaround!
from kvleahy
May 18, 2018 2:49 pm


EQ 4/23 HF 118k
ER 5/18
Form
from Catsamoa79
Apr 20, 2018 11:29 am


EQ: 4/13/18
ER: 4/20/18
Form letter stating she is taking on very few new clients.
from rdickens
Today 8:29 pm


Online Query Memoir - 11/27/17
Form rejection 12/12/17
from LightofBeauty
Nov 13, 2017 10:59 am


Not taking on new clients (and yet remains open to queries?)
from petemartinez
Aug 11, 2017 12:04 pm


EQ: Aug 1 Literary 75k
ER: Aug 11 form letter
from raphee
Mar 04, 2017 12:17 am


Submtted query in October 2016. Literary 80K.

She asked for a Full in Jan 2017. Fingers crossed. I thought I'd let people here know that Ellen does respond, since the messages below indicate otherwise.

Also I need to tell you that while sending the full I sent the wrong version. I only realized this the next day, and shot off an email with apology and the correct version. Nina Cochran gave a nice and reassuring reply that no harm was done and they'd review the new version. So my experience is very positive.

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