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Ms. Faye Bender

The Book Group

New York, NY

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from GinaBMonroe
Oct 05, 2022 7:39 am

EQ: 10/5/22

YA contemporary fantasy, 81k
She reps one of my comps, but man does this feel like a long shot. Wish me luck!
Received auto-confirmation with three-month pass information
from katine
Sep 05, 2022 1:40 pm

EQ: 9/5/22

Upper MG Fantasy 64K
from Mostamand
Aug 10, 2022 5:18 pm

Sent 08/09/2022
from blackhand
Jul 25, 2022 11:50 am

Email Query: 7.25.22

YA Historical, 91k
from overallcheck
Apr 15, 2022 2:20 pm

EQ 12/26/2021
92K YA contemporary
CNR 4/15
from dmdomosea
Apr 15, 2022 8:12 am

Form Query: 2/18/22
CNR: 4/15/22
(Note: Website says to allow 3 months, but agent has requested fulls in the time since I queried, so I'm fine with calling this a NRNI)
from prosperity1
Oct 02, 2021 6:12 pm

9-28-21 query memoir 38k
from Sagesoul
Sep 27, 2021 11:39 am

EQ: 6/22/2021
CNR: 9/27/2021 per her timeline
MG literary mystery 51K
from writingbubbly
Sep 20, 2021 8:44 pm

EQ: 6/7/2021
CNR: 9/20/2021
MG Fantasy 50K
from Scrittore67
Sep 20, 2021 7:37 am

EQ: 07/02
CNR: 09/20

YA Urban Fantasy, 67k
from foreverheiren
Jul 12, 2021 10:19 pm

EQ: 5/17
Nudge w/offer of rep: 7/8
Kind pass b/c she just signed another YA fantasy series: 7/10

Ya fantasy, 88k
from MissPlum
Apr 16, 2021 9:23 pm

CNR on literary thriller @84 days
from Kate_TheAvidWriter
Jan 27, 2021 2:27 pm

EQ: 12/11
CNR: 1/27

YA Fantasy 102k
from MHofmann
Jan 27, 2021 1:58 pm

EQ 11/26/2020
Emailed with nudge: 01/20/2021, she responded the same day to say she was sorry she hadn't gotten back to me sooner, and that considering pandemic circumstances she won't be taking on any new clients at this time. (A publisher recommended her to me and even with the introduction she wasn't interested in taking on new clients. For anyone considering querying her at this time.) Very kind and conversational :)
from chiara1900
Jan 11, 2021 8:42 am

EQ: 1/11/21

(upper-YA) Fantasy 116k

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