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Ms. Cheryl Pientka

Nancy Yost Literary Agency



AAR/AALA Member: Yes

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E-Mail: Closed

Online Form: Closed

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from Patrick (admin)
Jul 19, 2022 8:15 pm

Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from mdsullivanwrites
Jun 23, 2022 5:52 pm

Quick read of a full (7 days) and though rejected, provided some lovely feedback.
from Patrick (admin)
May 03, 2022 7:08 pm

Profile Update: Changed Agencies. Formerly with Jill Grinberg Literary.
from Patrick (admin)
Dec 04, 2018 10:35 am

Profile Update: No longer working as a literary agent. She has moved to the Nancy Yost Agency as Director of Foreign Rights.

(Thanks editdc1)
from editdc1
Dec 01, 2018 10:27 am

Looks like she's at Nancy Yost:
from LonWheels
Nov 13, 2018 11:09 am

Per email received 11/13/18 from Grinberg agency: "Please note that Cheryl Pientka is no longer with Jill Grinberg Literary Management as of 10/25/18. All queries addressed to her after this date will be deleted. Queries sent before this date will receive a response."
from Catsamoa79
Nov 05, 2018 10:13 am

EQ: via contact form on minimal website, 10/16/18
CNR: 11/5/18, based on the comment by Patrick below.
from Patrick (admin)
Nov 04, 2018 11:47 am

Profile Update: No longer with this agency. Current whereabouts unknown.
from Catsamoa79
Jul 13, 2018 12:20 pm

EQ: 4/27/18
CNR: 7/13/18
from Whitegardenia
Jan 27, 2018 10:13 am

Is this agency's website for real? It's like a business card.
from Doodles
Nov 27, 2017 10:45 am

Anyone know if she's a no-response-means-no agent? Haven't heard back on an old query. Thanks!
from dtam3292
Sep 27, 2017 1:20 pm

EQ: 9/11
ER: 9/27 (form, but a very nice one)
from smbishop
Aug 15, 2017 7:59 am

They're updating their website. I'm only guessing what each agent is looking for based on the reports here on QT.
from Catsamoa79
Jul 31, 2017 10:36 am

EQ: 7/24/17
ER: 7/31/17
Form letter; taking on very few new clients, etc. etc.
from karenleespree
Jun 07, 2017 8:11 am

EQ: 4/6 MG spec/adventure
CNR: 6/5/2017 After a nudge about 20 days ago.

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