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Ms. Brenda Bowen

The Book Group

New York, NY



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Website: www.thebookgroup.com

Blog: www.bowenpress.blogspot.com

Twitter: bbowen949

AAR Member: Yes

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from GuruLord
Jul 07, 2020 3:58 pm


EQ - 6/12

MG Contemp, 56k
from Patrick (admin)
May 02, 2020 7:39 pm


Profile Update: Genres updated.

(Thanks PaigeTurner)
from PaigeTurner
May 02, 2020 2:49 pm


Patrick, I saw on the agency website Submissions Page it says "Please note, Brenda Bowen is not able to accept picture book text submissions at this time."
from imagination
Apr 08, 2020 12:56 pm


Query Sent: 1/9/20
Closed No Response: 4/8/20

Literary Fiction 86K
from ergreenhalgh
Feb 26, 2020 11:09 am


Query Sent: 2/26/20

Illustrated PB: 301 words
from ejgirouard
Yesterday 1:54 pm


EQ: 10/01/19

Children's 800 words
from swatithegeek
Sep 12, 2019 7:32 am


EQ: 07/19/19, received auto-confirmation right away
CNR: 09/12/19

YA Romance, 82k
from safashaqsy
Aug 02, 2019 7:22 pm


Sent by email Fantasy YA T.L.F on 3rd of august 2019
from MaggieP
May 16, 2019 9:14 am


EQ: 5/16/2019

MG Fantasy 60k
from Patrick (admin)
May 15, 2019 9:13 am


Profile Update: Changed agencies. Formerly with Sanford J. Greenburger.
from mellenakin
Nov 12, 2018 2:12 pm


EQ: 9/6/18
CNR: 11/12/18
from mellenakin
Nov 01, 2018 9:15 am


EQ: 9/6/18
CNR: 11/1/18
from DueleNinja
Oct 29, 2018 1:24 am


EQ: 8/18/18 plus full MS
Response time: 8 weeks
CNR: 10/28/18
YA Sci-Fi 93k
from askjudyww
Sep 16, 2018 8:44 am


MG Historical 27K
EQ and Full Manuscript: 9/16/18
from DueleNinja
Aug 18, 2018 11:00 pm


EQ: 8/18/18
Sent FULL as attached Word Document per submission guidelines. It's a little unconventional, but I'll just be a good girl and follow directions LOL
Received friendly automatic reply e-mail stating no response within 8 weeks means rejection

YA sci-fi 93k

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