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Ms. Kate Garrick

Karpfinger Agency

357 West 20th Street

New York, NY 10011

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Twitter: kategarrick

AAR Member: Yes

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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Email with the word “Query” and your book’s title in the subject line. Please include a brief description of your book in the body of the email, along with a short bio and, for fiction and memoir, the first five pages of the manuscript. Attachments will not be opened unless requested.

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from dreamcat
Apr 24, 2018 10:58 am

EQ 4/17
ER 4/24 womens fiction 95 k
Form rejection
from KristenH
Apr 17, 2018 4:19 pm

EQ 4/12/18 (Requery Diplomatic Immunity)
ER 4/17/18 (Passed--not best agent)
from DiscoStories
Apr 03, 2018 8:21 pm

EQ: 3/30/18 Memoir
ER: 4/3/18
I really appreciate the quick response!
from tdubphyz
Apr 03, 2018 4:42 pm

EQ: 3/21
ER: 4/3

lit fic, 92k
from KristenH
Mar 14, 2018 4:22 pm

EQ 3/14/18 (Requery Chain Reaction)--same day rejection (not right agent)
from ChickLitChick
Mar 03, 2018 7:55 am

EQ: 2-23-18
ER: 3-2-18

Women's Fiction 84k
from KristenH
Feb 20, 2018 4:23 pm

EQ 2/14/18 (Requery Venom)
ER 2/20/18 (Passed--not right agent.)
from flyblown
Dec 04, 2017 11:42 am

EQ + first 5 pages - 11/17
FR - 11/22
Sent same day.
Personal and encouraging rejection - 12/4
from KristenH
Sep 19, 2017 4:05 pm

EQ 9/11/17 (Diplomatic Immunity)
ER 9/19/17 (Passed--not the right agent.)
from LightofBeauty
Sep 08, 2017 12:20 pm

EQ: 9/5
ER: 9/8

Form rejection that tells you nothing, really.

Thanks so much for contacting me about your book project, but I'm afraid I wouldn't be the best representative for it. Best of luck on your path to publication.

Kate Garrick
from zoriana29
Jul 17, 2017 3:32 pm

EQ 7/13/17
ER 7/13/17
Women's upmarket 77,000 words

Form (same as below)
from Enesmus
Jul 05, 2017 11:59 am

EQ 7/5/17
ER 7/5/17 form
"Thanks so much for contacting me about your book project, but I'm afraid I wouldn't be the best representative for it. Best of luck on your path to publication."
from jerilyn8
Jul 03, 2017 5:13 pm

6/21 EQ
7/3 ER form
80,000 women's/upmarket fiction
from llscribe
Jun 28, 2017 2:07 pm

EQ 6/22
ER 6/28 Same form as everyone else.
from kdword
Jun 11, 2017 4:14 pm

On 9/15/16, resubmitted first 5 pages of l116 K word lit fic novel with info about them being revised, about PNWA award, and about first submission that might have been lost. No response.

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