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Mr. Will Roberts

The Gernert Company

136 East 57th Street, 18th floor

New York, NY 10022



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Website: www.thegernertco.com

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E-Mail: Yes

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from MissPlum
May 27, 2021 2:08 pm


Literary thriller CNR @ 62 days
from Woodside
Jan 25, 2021 3:55 pm


EQ 1/25/2021
Espionage Thriller 83,000 words
from Patrick (admin)
Nov 20, 2019 2:53 pm


Profile Update: Genres updated.

(Thanks WhatAWriter)
from WhatAWriter
Nov 20, 2019 12:24 pm


SAYS ON WEBSITE: He is looking for suspense novels, both literary and commercial, that are original, unpredictable and authentic, drawn from unique backgrounds.
from LGV_AL
Jan 16, 2019 2:28 pm


EQ 11/28/18 literary mystery
1/10/19 assume rejection
from imadjandIgotbelievers
Aug 14, 2018 7:22 pm


Will Roberts is my agent and I can tell you - he is fantastic, both in an editorial capacity and in a business capacity as well. Nothing but good things!
from BillGinTexas
Jul 13, 2017 2:18 pm


EQ: 07/13/2017 88k Hist Fic Thriller
from KristenH
May 09, 2016 4:04 pm


Aaron, at least you've heard back from Will. I've gotten crickets for both mss. On 2/17/16, I've requeried Will Roberts with Venom and nudged him two weeks ago. Now I'm closing him out as CNR and will try Anna with Venom this summer.
from aaronpassman
Mar 29, 2016 9:03 pm


EQ 9/27/15
Wrote it off as CNR but decided for some reason to nudge 3/2/16
Full request 3/4
ER 3/29/16 - Constructive, complimentary rejection

Historical mystery/Literary thriller, 86K
from Patrick (admin)
Jan 04, 2016 9:07 am


Profile Update: Open to queries.

from Patrick (admin)
Dec 23, 2015 8:49 am


Profile Update: Closed to queries.

from KristenH
Dec 15, 2015 4:09 pm


10/7/15, I've queried Will with Chain Reaction. After a two week nudge, it's a CNR. I'll try him with Venom next year.
from roland007us
Oct 22, 2015 8:13 am


EQ: 9/2
CNR: 10/22/15

YA adventure. Guidelines say 4-6 weeks if interested.
from newbie1
Aug 18, 2014 2:02 pm


EQ 08/12
CNR 08/18

Sci-fi thriller
from KristenH
Jul 17, 2012 6:46 am


4/2/12, I queried Will. Two weeks ago, I nudged him. As of last night, it's closed/no response. I'll try Andy today and requery Will this fall.

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