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Mr. Sean McCarthy

Sean McCarthy Literary Agency

New York, NY



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Website: mccarthylit.com

Twitter: mccarthylit

AAR Member: No

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from karenleespree
Aug 24, 2018 7:44 am


EQ: 7/30

CNR: 8/24 MG, Contemporary
from ergotcake
Aug 16, 2018 3:49 pm


EQ: 8/16/18

MG Mystery 44k
from Beckstah
Dec 28, 2017 6:19 pm


EQ 12/08 from #PitMad request
Nudge with offer of rep 12/12
FR 12/21
Kind step aside 12/28

YA magical realism
from Catsamoa79
Oct 26, 2017 10:38 am


EQ: 6/21/17
Resent 9/28/17
CNR: 10/26/17
from coffee_drinker4
Oct 13, 2017 3:02 am


EQ:10/13 PB
from coffee_drinker4
Sep 24, 2017 12:17 am


EQ: 6/2
CNR: 9/24
from hgirlla
Sep 01, 2017 9:36 am


Asked for a partial during a twitter pitch contest. Ghosted after sending an email apologizing for taking so long.
from hgirlla
Apr 28, 2017 2:06 pm


He's had my full for 6 months and after I sent a nudge apologized for taking so long. He's still interested, but according to him- behind.
from karenleespree
Apr 19, 2017 9:37 am


EQ: 3/13 YA, HF Closing out: 4/ 19.
from Viviane_Elbee
Feb 15, 2017 11:42 am


Sean McCarthy is set to participate in a picture book querying opportunity via 12x12 so he also reps picture books.
from CarolBlondette
Jan 17, 2017 1:08 pm


EQ: 11/30/16
Nudge with Offer: 1/13/17
Step Aside (with kind, personalized note): 1/17/17
Contemporary YA
from Jwrite
Jan 06, 2017 1:29 pm


EQ: 8/31/16
CNR: 12/30/16

YA Paranormal 85K
from karambelas
Dec 07, 2016 1:10 pm


ER: 10/3
CNR: 12/7
from Polonius
Oct 31, 2016 5:54 pm


EQ 4/4/16
CNR

YA Contemporary
from kbird22
Jul 25, 2016 9:52 am


EQ 7/25/16
MG Fantasy

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