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Mr. John Cusick

Folio Literary Management


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Twitter: johnmcusick

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E-Mail: Yes

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from Kate_TheAvidWriter
Today 8:09 am

EQ: 1/20/21
CNR: 3/8

YA Fantasy 102k
from BL2017
Yesterday 1:12 pm

EQ: 01/05/21 Sci-fi 74k
CNR: 03/07/21
from authorsaurus
Mar 01, 2021 2:59 pm

EQ: 3/1/21

90k YA Fantasy
from catmarauder191
Feb 25, 2021 2:52 pm

EQ: 1/12/21
CNR: 2/25/21

99k YA fantasy
from MarthaJ22
Feb 20, 2021 3:24 pm

EQ:2/16/21 YA Magical Realism 95,000
from Wandanut
Feb 15, 2021 3:38 pm

EQ: 1/4/2021
CNR: 2/15/2021

YA fantasy 105K
from jaymeinman
Jan 25, 2021 2:09 pm

EQ: 11/24/20
Requested full 11/29/20. Full sent 11/30/20

SF 83K
Note that I had scheduled a consultation with John through Manuscript Academy, so this was not just a slush-pile query. After our talk he requested 10 pages and then after reading those requested the full (!)
from KathrynFaye007
Jan 06, 2021 10:36 pm

EQ: 18 Nov 2020
CNR: 6 Jan 2021

It's been 50 days and his website says if I haven't heard back in 30 days consider it a pass...

MG Dark Contemporary Fantasy 63k
from andyscontras
Jan 06, 2021 5:21 pm

EQ -- 1/6/2021 Speculative Fiction 84K
from Patrick (admin)
Jan 04, 2021 7:12 pm

Profile Update: Open to queries.
from Patrick (admin)
Dec 01, 2020 9:18 am

Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from gwprouse
Nov 23, 2020 6:52 pm

EQ: 10/15
CNR: 11/23
YA Fantasy 88K
from KathrynFaye007
Nov 23, 2020 4:43 am

His Twitter 17 Nov:

Hello brilliant people. I am going to be CLOSED TO QUERIES for the month of December. Queries sent during that time will be deleted automatically. Thank you for your patience, and I look forward to reading your work in January! (Still open through the rest of Nov.)
from sleepymillennial
Oct 30, 2020 7:23 pm

EQ: 9/29/2020
CNR (most likely): 10/30/2020

YA Urban Fantasy
from LordRandall
Oct 19, 2020 5:20 am

EQ: 19/10/2020
YA Dark Fantasy

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