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Ms. Danielle Chiotti

Upstart Crow Literary

244 Fifth Avenue, 11th Floor

New York, NY 10001



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Website: www.upstartcrowliterary.com

Blog: upstartcrowliterary.com/blog/

Twitter: daniellechiotti

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from Kelver
Dec 02, 2016 7:42 pm


EQ: 7/18
FR: 9/21 (sent 9/22 and received response same day saying to nudge at end of October)
Nudge: 11/13

92k YA UF
from jaconoley
Nov 30, 2016 9:22 pm


EQ: 9/30
FR: 11/30, sent same day via email

76k YA fantasy
from justwondering
Nov 17, 2016 7:29 am


EQ 9/16
CNR 11/17
from KristenH
Nov 02, 2016 7:04 am


EQ 7/27/16 (Requery Chain Reaction)
ER 11/1/16 (Passed from nudge--focusing on YA and few select adult fiction.) I'll try her with DI in 2017.
from Polonius
Oct 28, 2016 6:50 pm


EQ 2/22/16
ER 3/7/16

YA Contemporary
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EQ new YA Contemporary project 10/3/16
Nudged with an offer of representation 10/25/16
FR 10/26/16
ER 10/28/16
from breannerandall
Oct 28, 2016 3:20 pm


EQ: 10/28

75K YA Urban Fantasy
from LiveToWrite
Oct 25, 2016 1:39 pm


I haven't received an auto response either. Has anyone on here received one?
from jaconoley
Oct 07, 2016 1:00 am


thanks for the info Heathertruett :)
from Heathertruett
Oct 06, 2016 5:09 pm


jaconoley

I didn't get one, now that you ask. I queried her back in 2012 and did get one then.
from jaconoley
Oct 06, 2016 4:32 pm


Has anyone submitted to her recently & received a confirmation e-mail? Per company website it says we should get an auto response, but I never saw one come through.
from Galen_Marek
Sep 14, 2016 2:15 pm


Today I got the same form rejection months after querying. It is one of the most impersonal, and frankly, brazen form rejections ever. LMAO.
from happilyeverafter
Aug 27, 2016 2:25 pm


4/28 - EQ
8/10 - A form letter in huge point bold print that begins 'Dear Writer' goes a long way in toughening one's skin.
from sabrinajasmeen1234
Aug 03, 2016 11:38 pm


Backtracking to give stat updates for my querying peeps:
7/5/16: EQ
7/17/16: email sent to notify of an offer from my dream agent
7/17/16: Bounce back message saying she was out of the office until August 1st and would read emails then - assumed wouldn't hear from her
7/18/16: Full request
Danielle is a true gem. She is by far one of the sweetest agents I've ever had the pleasure of interacting with, and I cannot recommend her enough. Seriously. Query her.
from bonniekateday
Jun 29, 2016 8:01 pm


ER form 6-29-16
EQ 2-22-16
MG historical fiction, 45K
from KristenH
Jun 23, 2016 4:16 pm


6/22/16 EQ (Requery Venom)
6/23/16 ER (Not right for her list at this time. At least, she remembered me from 5 years ago.) Will try her for Chain Reaction this summer.

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