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Ms. Susan Hawk

The Bent Agency

19 West 21st Street, Suite 201

New York, NY 10010

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Twitter: susanhawk

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from moonlit_mystery
Apr 25, 2016 3:58 pm

#DVpit EQ: 4/25

YA Historical
from Kammerice
Mar 25, 2016 1:45 pm

@ Kidit3: That's a form rejection from her. I got the same email in October 2015.
from Kidlit3
Mar 08, 2016 5:30 pm

EQ: 3/6/2016
ER: 3/8/2016
I can't tell if it's form or personalized, but it's the nicest rejection yet. "Thank you so much for sharing your book with me, I truly appreciate your interest. I've had a chance to review and consider your work and can see how much you've invested in this. Unfortunately, I don't think I'm the right agent for this particular project, so I must pass. But I send this with gratitude and all good wishes for the future."
from thefeelingsfairy
Feb 03, 2016 10:04 am

EQ: 12/3/2015
ER (form, and it is the NICEST form rejection): 2/3/2015

100k MG/YA crossover mythic fantasy
from tamirw
Feb 03, 2016 9:55 am

EQ: 1/24/16
ER, form letter: 2/3/16
from Gormando
Jan 30, 2016 7:35 pm

FR: 1/10/16

MG Fantasy
from taylorrae
Jan 12, 2016 2:08 pm

FR: 10/8/14
Nudge: 2/20/15
Quick friendly reply she'd get to it as soon as she could: 2/23/15
Second nudge: 1/12/16

To be honest I've already trunked this ms., but no response on an enthusiastic full request still bums me out.
from hgirlla
Jan 12, 2016 1:15 pm

EQ 1/4/16
ER 1/12/16 her form letter is very nice!
YA Contemp
from cmandrewslit
Dec 21, 2015 8:10 am

m_pepper, yeah that's the form
from alibryn
Dec 18, 2015 3:17 am

She recently tweeted a MSWL tweet that describes my full, which she requested in early November. She's only had it for about a month and a half, and I'm halfway tempted to tweet her and say she's just described my MS. But that seems a bit pushy. Agh. :)
from orangrila
Dec 07, 2015 3:41 pm

EQ: Nov. 30
ER: Dec. 7 Very kind, personalized rejection.

from m_pepper
Nov 15, 2015 6:45 pm

EQ: 11/9
ER: 11/15 (form?) - "I can see how much you've invested in this . . . I don't think I'm the right agent for this particular project."

YA fantasy
from eltsmith
Nov 13, 2015 5:56 pm

Thanks for the kind words, orangrila. :)
from orangrila
Nov 13, 2015 4:45 pm

eltsmith: I'm sorry to see your news today. I wish you lots of luck with your next ms!
from wallyjuice
Nov 11, 2015 4:31 pm

Just fired off a query. Day 0.

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