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Ms. Deidre Knight

The Knight Agency, Inc.

570 East Avenue

Madison, GA 30650



Twitter: DeidreKnight

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E-Mail: No

Online Form: Yes

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from Hulagirl
Jun 30, 2020 2:37 pm

EQ: 6/29/20
ER: 6/30/20

Historical Romantic Women's Fiction 77K
from CRogers
Jun 30, 2020 12:44 pm

YA Contemporary Romance, 79k
EQ: 6/30
FR: 6/30

Rejection was punctual and polite. She didn't think it was a good fit for her.
from MyLittleCthulhu
Jun 30, 2020 11:47 am

EQ: 6/29
FR: 6/29 (30 minutes later!)

Adult Contemporary Romance, 75k
from PMinnix
Jun 30, 2020 8:28 am

Holiday Contemporary RomCom - 54k
EQ - 6/19/20 (online form)
ER - 6/22/20 - Form letter (online form response)
from jennadevillier
Jun 26, 2020 12:55 pm

FQ: 6/26
ER: 6/26

Rejection in 39 minutes. That might be a new record for me! LOL

79k YA fantasy
from toomanypodcasts
Jun 25, 2020 8:05 pm

FQ: 4/2
FR: 4/3
Rejection: 6/25 - same form as everyone else, "enjoyed the read, but in the end, this project didn't quite work for my list."
from lacygonzalezbrowne
Jun 25, 2020 3:29 pm

YA novel UNRECEIVED 48,000 words
EQ: 6/25/20
ER: 6/25 Form letter
from notsonewbie
Jun 25, 2020 3:27 pm

EQ: 6/23/20
FR: 6/23/20 (like an hour later!)
92k contemporary romance
She emailed me today, saying she was forwarding my ms to her colleague, Melissa Jeglinski, who she thought would be a better fit!
from robbka
Jun 24, 2020 4:58 pm

I got the exact same rejection today as well. Not on an R&R but on a full that had some correspondence back and forth. So close yet so far away!
from writingclouds
Jun 24, 2020 3:15 pm

@beckster308 thanks for letting me know! It's a little disappointing but fingers crossed that there'll be other opportunities soon :)
from beckster308
Jun 24, 2020 2:58 pm

@writingclouds...yes! After receiving and responding to a full request, receiving an email saying her husband read it and "sang my praises" and asking if I had been offered rep yet, I received a R&R with glowing and generous feedback. I made the corrections, resubmitted, and got another full request. Then I got this exact same response 3 months later. I was especially stunned because it was not consistent with the tone of her previous replies. I wonder if she has a new assistant filtering her responses on her behalf? I know people's lists and needs can change, but "not right for my list" is something usually used for a query rejection, not a full on a R&R. I'm still grateful for the previous feedback though but was heartbroken because she seems awesome and I thought I was almost there. Good luck everybody. Let's all keep trying.
from writingclouds
Jun 24, 2020 12:33 pm

Out of curiosity, did anyone else get a rejection (after submitting a full) that said she enjoyed the read but it wasn't right for her list? (I don't mind getting a form rejection because there's agents who sometimes don't even reply to fulls but I'm wondering if she actually enjoyed the read or if it's just part of a form rejection)
from wtbyrne
Jun 24, 2020 12:20 pm

EQ: 4/22/20
FR: 4/28/20
Rej: 6/22/20
80K Suspense
from LinaChern
Jun 18, 2020 5:09 pm

EQ: 3/4/20
FR: 3/10/20

84k crime fiction

6/18/20 - She sent me a quick note to say the ms file was corrupted, and asked to re-upload. So that might give folks an idea of where she is in the queue. Fingers crossed!

from ScribblingWoman
Jun 14, 2020 5:42 pm

EQ: 5/25/2020
Full Request: 5/28/2020

78k Commercial WF

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