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Mr. Chris Kepner

The Kepner Agency

New York, NY



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Website: www.kepneragency.com

Twitter: chriskepner

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from litdawg
Oct 15, 2019 1:34 pm


EQ: 8/14
CNR: 10/15
Adult SF 88k
from Rose_Hill
Sep 13, 2019 9:28 pm


EQ 2/24/2019
CNR: 6/25/2019

Adult epic fantasy
from Kittywhite
Sep 06, 2019 12:51 am


EQ 19/7/19 99,000 Urban Fantasy

CNR @ 49 days I checked his website and it says not all queries will receive a response, and doesn't say when responses are given.
from mcquarter
Aug 14, 2019 9:55 am


EQ: #SFFPit Request

I had queried this project to him earlier, with no word. Then, he requested a query/pages via Twitter (#SFFPit). No word from that, either, despite a nudge a few months after.

So, there's that.
from merrygawain
Jul 18, 2019 11:38 am


EQ: 7/18/19

historical fantasy, 175K
from lindsaywhat
Jun 21, 2019 10:12 am


EQ: 6/21/19
YA dystopia 78K
from ColleenKassner
Jun 20, 2019 12:53 pm


EQ: 72K fiction/mystery
from KristenH
Jun 15, 2019 4:05 pm


EQ 4/12/19 (2nd/Final Requery Diplomatic Immunity)
ER 6/13/19 (Passed via nudges--not for him)
from PSbookish
Apr 19, 2019 6:13 pm


I sent a query on 4/19/2019. Will update this when I get a response.
from KristenH
Mar 30, 2019 7:36 am


EQ 1/23/19 (2nd/final Requery Chain Reaction)
CNR 3/27/19 (No word from nudges)
from kjgillenwater
Mar 04, 2019 1:13 pm


EQ: 3/4/2019

Adventure/Suspense: 80K
from Dbc8082
Feb 05, 2019 4:57 pm


EQ 11/28/18
CRN 2/5/19

Adult Fantasy
from KristenH
Jan 13, 2019 1:54 pm


EQ 10/8/18 (Requery Diplomatic Immunity)
CNR 1/11/19 (No word via nudges)
from IFermont
Jan 13, 2019 11:44 am


EQ 11/18/2018
CNR 01/13/2018

sci-fi/mystery
from jaguerns
Oct 25, 2018 1:23 am


EQ: 10/25

Adult Contemporary Fantasy, 80k

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