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Mr. Michael Carr

Veritas Literary Agency

601 Van Ness Avenue, Opera Plaza suite E

San Francisco, CA 94102



Website: www.veritasliterary.com/

Blog: michaelveritasliterary.blogspot.com

AAR/AALA Member: No

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: No

Online Form: Yes

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from blackhand
Jan 24, 2023 1:56 pm


Form Query: 1.9.23
Form Rejection: 1.24.23

YA Historical, 86k
from GITP2020
Jan 13, 2023 8:28 am


FQ: 1/13/23

67k YA Rom Com
from Writinglu
Jan 05, 2023 8:15 am


Queried November 4th
Full Request: December 1st
Pass: 3rd January

I somehow expected a pass, but the accompanying response was pretty cutting.

Historical Fantasy
from DanielleDauthor
Jan 03, 2023 1:22 pm


FQ: 12/5/22
Form Rejection: 1/3/22
from Marie_Sundt
Dec 15, 2022 9:12 pm


FQ: 11/22
FR: 12/15
90k urban fantasy
from Brenna_Rose
Dec 05, 2022 1:50 pm


Form query: 11/29
Personalized pass: 12/5
85k sapphic light fantasy romance

Was a very kind reply that showed that he actually read my query and did look at my work. Even though it ended up being a pass, Iā€™m really thankful I had the opportunity to query him!
from aatordoff
Nov 22, 2022 12:31 pm


Form Query 11/07/2022
Nudge with Offer of Rep 11/21/2022
Kind Step Aside 11/22/2022

109K Adult Speculative
from JosephFredrickson
Nov 21, 2022 9:49 am


QM query: 11/1/22
Form rejection:11/21/22
from aleloop
Nov 20, 2022 4:05 pm


Thanks so much for your consideration. Best to you too!
Alejandra
from 1edpsf1
Nov 17, 2022 10:42 am


QM query: 24Oct22
Form reject:
Dear ___,
Thank you for your query. Unfortunately, it's not quite what I'm looking for at this time, so I will have to pass. I encourage you to continue querying with the hopes of finding the right agent for your project.
Best wishes in your search for representation.
Sincerely,
Michael
from nicholelouise
Oct 21, 2022 11:44 am


Form Query: 10/9/22 Historical Fiction 138k
FR: 10/21/22
from richinman81
Oct 04, 2022 3:57 pm


FQ: 09/24/2022
FR: 10/04/2022
Adult Fantasy 106k
from KitLaru
Sep 29, 2022 10:43 am


Queried by form. Upmarket Women's fiction. 9/25/2022
Form rejection 9/29/22
from MichaelCarr
Sep 22, 2022 2:28 pm


From the agent: If you were caught up in the crossover from my older system via direct email and haven't yet received a reply, please resubmit via Query Manager.
from michaelvcolianna
Sep 14, 2022 8:40 pm


To follow up on what MAMdebut said, and for dfair07 & nesswriting: I emailed Mr. Carr directly ā€“ I submitted to him via email before the switchover, promptly fell very ill, and am just today cleaning up my query list ā€“ and he replied shortly thereafter saying to submit via Query Manager. Hope that helps!

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