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Ms. Laurie Abkemeier

DeFiore and Company

47 East 19th Street, 3rd Floor

New York, NY 10003



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Website: www.defliterary.com/

Blog: laurieabkemeier.tumblr.com

Twitter: laurieabkemeier

AAR Member: Yes

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from Patrick (admin)
Feb 14, 2016 4:53 pm


PawPaw,
The address listed on AgentQuery is old. You can use the address listed here on the "Main" tab.
from PawPaw
Feb 14, 2016 3:21 pm


the email address she has listed on AgentQuery is invalid.
does she still work for them?
from Patrick (admin)
Jul 11, 2015 12:07 pm


Profile Update: Genres updated. New email address.
from bevjack1
Apr 27, 2015 4:10 pm


EQ - memoir 4/19/15
rejected 4/27/15 with form letter
from annie1944
Apr 21, 2015 5:20 am


PBQ-4/17/15
from aimee777
Sep 18, 2014 9:21 am


received automated reply on same day - if I don't hear from her within 10 days, it's a pass.
from ericalynne24
Jun 27, 2014 11:36 am


EQ-24/06/14
ER-25/06 Not interested very quick response nice of them to at least get back to me quickly
from ericalynne24
Jun 24, 2014 11:22 am


EQ 24/06/14
from kmartens
May 08, 2014 1:17 pm


EQ: 4/1
NR: closed 4/10

Memoir

I got the same "If you don't hear in 10 days, likely not interested."

Didn't hear, so moved on.
from rshindc
Oct 23, 2013 7:19 pm


EQ: 10/1, memoir
NR: 10/22

auto-response said if no response within 10 days, consider not interested.
from HoldinHolden
Oct 08, 2013 11:53 am


EQ: 9/19
CNR: 10/8 nonfic parenting humor

her auto-response had said if she did not respond within 10 days, to take it as she was not interested. Darn.
from rachelbirds
Jan 31, 2013 9:45 am


EQ 1/30
Request for full proposal 1/31

memoir
from johanniter
Dec 16, 2011 3:58 pm


EQ 12/14
Partial sent 12/16
Helpful rejection 12/19

memoir
from ForensicArtist
May 27, 2011 7:00 am


After lots of homework, she was the first agent I queried. Although she didn't take on my project, she sent a thoughtful, encouraging email explaining why. Her comments are helping me target my book even more. Like Rebecca said, she seems like a very genuine, kind person.
from plaidearthworm
Feb 26, 2011 1:01 pm


Queried 11/29/2010 with nonfiction humor
Closing out 2/26/2011 no response

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