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Ms. Amy Boggs

Donald Maass Literary Agency

1000 Dean Street, Suite 252

Brooklyn, NY 11238

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Twitter: notjustanyboggs

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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Query Guidelines

To query, email Amy with query, first five pages, and 1-2 page synopsis pasted into the body of the email.

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from Alorac
Yesterday 7:23 pm

EQ 11/22 YA historical
Form rejection 12/8
from MaryanneW
Nov 29, 2016 5:31 pm

EQ 14 Nov
ER 28 Nov
from ladytuono
Nov 27, 2016 6:33 pm

EQ 11/14
Form Reject 11/27

Adult Contemporary LGBT Fantasy
from KayBeyus
Nov 20, 2016 6:27 pm

EQ 10/25
ER: 11/13

113,000 Fantasy Romance
from imposter
Nov 12, 2016 11:08 am

EQ: 10-20-16
ER: 11/12/16 form
YA Mystery (88K)
from hsdeurloo
Nov 10, 2016 10:27 am

Consider that no news may be good news. Many agents have a maybe or look again pile and your submission may be in it (or an intern passed it onto the agent themselves). Immediate rejections could be a sign of something really wrong whereas taking some extra time may mean the agent is pausing to consider. Hope that makes the waiting a little easier for you :)
from karambelas
Nov 09, 2016 2:50 pm

Totally agree it's not that long (and yes, followed sub guidelines), just curious since so many have heard after me. Wondering if anyone is in the same boat.
from ShannaHughes
Nov 09, 2016 8:15 am

Karambelas, a month isn't that long. I'd check to see if you 100% followed submission guidelines. If so, I'd wait. As said, a month isn't that long. With another agent, I saw people who'd queried two weeks after me with a reply, and I hadn't--but mine still came in yesterday.
from karambelas
Nov 08, 2016 2:18 pm

So I queried on 10/5 and haven't heard anything but it looks like most people have heard back who queried after me... should I re-query her? Anyone still waiting?
from Jwrite
Nov 08, 2016 1:02 pm

EQ: 8/26/16
ER: 9/7/16

YA Paranormal, 85K
from Anna0001
Oct 31, 2016 12:51 pm

EQ 10/13/16 72K YA Fantasy
ER 10/27/16 Form Rejection
from Locogus
Oct 27, 2016 10:02 am

16 days. "Dear Author..." Seriously? How much effort would it take to at least put my name on the rejection? I mean, it's right there at the top of the email.
from aalogan
Oct 27, 2016 8:15 am

EQ 10/18/16 69k Japanese Urban Fantasy
ER 10/27/16 - form rejection
from hexylady
Oct 27, 2016 7:33 am

EQ 10/15/2016 - Urban Fantasy
ER 10/27/2016 - form
from missusjames
Oct 27, 2016 4:27 am

EQ: 10/05/16 - MG Sci-Fi
ER: 10/2716
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