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Ms. Jessica Alvarez

BookEnds, LLC

136 Long Hill Rd.

Gillette, NJ 07933



Website: www.bookendsliterary.com

Blog: bookendsliterary.com/index.php/category/blog/

Twitter: agentJessicaA

AAR/AALA Member: Yes

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: No

Online Form: Yes

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from thamnosma
Jan 14, 2022 5:28 pm


On-line query form submitted 1/14/2022
83K memoir
from Patrick (admin)
Jan 13, 2022 6:19 am


Profile Update: Open to queries.
from Patrick (admin)
Nov 12, 2021 2:50 pm


Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from kathleenakat
Nov 09, 2021 8:39 am


FQ: 11/8/21
FR: 11/9/21

Adult LGBT Contemporary Romance 80k
from mjshelt
Oct 28, 2021 1:17 pm


Adult romcom, 80K
FQ: 10/27
(very polite) R: 10/28
Same form rejection as below, but I appreciate the promptness and the kind and tactful response.
from ReanneLinsen
Oct 01, 2021 6:39 pm


Online Query Form Submitted 10/01/21 New Adult Romance, 55K
Email rejection same day, 10/01/21
from Kakook
Aug 27, 2021 12:21 pm


FQ: 08-20-21
Form Rejection: 08-22-21

LGBTQIA+ Cont. Fiction, 99K
from vwelles
Aug 26, 2021 8:48 am


8/26/2021: very polite rejection just one day later

"...I'm afraid, though, that after reading your letter and sample, I just didn't feel strongly enough to ask for more, and I firmly believe every writer needs an agent who is passionate about their work. Much of this boils down to personal preference, so please bear in mind that what isn't right for me might be right for another agent. I encourage you to continue querying and working on your next book.

I wish you the best of luck and much success with your writing career. And, most importantly, I hope you stay safe and healthy!"
from aeason1
Aug 09, 2021 12:52 pm


Form Query: 8/7/21
Full Request: 8/9/21
Contemporary Romance 100K
from PBSchmid
Jul 30, 2021 9:56 am


7/29/21: Received a kind form rejection letter two days after I queried.
from jrtprods
Jul 21, 2021 7:08 pm


rejected me
from tialsb
Jul 07, 2021 9:08 am


05/08/21: submitted full MS in response to her request in a pitch contest.
7/06/21: Form rejection.

85k Adult RomCom
from maryjanedarling
Jul 07, 2021 9:00 am


FQ: 07/07/21
CR, 82K
FR: 7/7/21

standard rejection reply, polite.
from aemckenzie
Jun 08, 2021 10:52 am


6/7/2021: Submited via online QueryManager, Romance (81K)
6/8/2021: form rejection email. At least it was fast, and the form was polite and encouraging.
from AbbyWilliams
Jun 04, 2021 2:10 pm


Update: 06/04/2021: form rejection email.
06/03/2021: Submitted via online QueryManager form: Memoir (77k)

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