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Ms. Carrie Pestritto

Laura Dail Literary Agency, Inc.

121 West 27th Street, Suite 1201

New York, NY 10001



Website: www.ldlainc.com

Twitter: literarycarrie

AAR Member: Yes

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: No

Online Form: Yes

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from carolinefowlerdavis
Yesterday 10:13 am


Form Query: 7/28/21
Form Rejection: 8/3/21
106k YA SF

"Thanks so much for thinking of me with this project. Unfortunately, it doesn’t match what I’m looking for at this time. This is an incredibly subjective business, so I encourage you to keep submitting this and I hope other agents feel differently!"
from RLSanders206
Aug 02, 2021 11:49 am


Form Query: 7/31/21
Form Rejection: 8/2/21

Very Helpful

Psychological Suspense 70000
from ammoran
Jul 30, 2021 9:03 am


Form query: 7/21/21
Form rejection: 7/30/21

99k YA SF
from sophiakate
Jul 27, 2021 10:27 am


form query 7/18/21
form rejection 7/26/21
90k ya fantasy
"Thanks so much for thinking of me with this project. Unfortunately, it doesn’t match what I’m looking for at this time. This is an incredibly subjective business, so I encourage you to keep submitting this and I hope other agents feel differently! "
from Scrittore67
Jul 27, 2021 9:49 am


Form Query: 07/18
Form Rejection: 07/27

YA Urban Fantasy, 67k
from dmdomosea
Jul 22, 2021 9:23 am


Form Query: 7/14/21
Form Rejection: 7/22/21
MG superhero adventure 54300
She is consistent and quick, and I can appreciate that.
from VandyMae
Jul 21, 2021 12:06 pm


FQ: 7/12/21
FR: 720/21

YA Gothic Horror 97K
from lauratheauthor
Jul 20, 2021 1:56 pm


Form Query: 7/20/21

Cozy Mystery 89k
from GinaBMonroe
Jul 14, 2021 4:26 pm


Form query 7/7/21
Form rejection 7/14/21
YA contemporary fantasy, 81k
from maryjanedarling
Jul 12, 2021 4:16 pm


FQ: 07/02/2021
82k Romance
FR: 7/12/21

Standard form rejection
from tabwitherspoon
Jul 10, 2021 6:20 pm


Form Query: 7/7/21
YA Dark Fantasy, 115K
from Kathryn13
Jul 07, 2021 5:38 pm


FQ: 05/07/21
91K Historical fiction
from ASMannai
Jun 30, 2021 3:35 am


Form Query: 6/28/21
Form Rejection: 6/29/21
MG Fantasy 57,000 words
from raktinope
Jun 18, 2021 9:50 pm


Form rejection 5 days later

"Hi raktinope,

"Thanks so much for thinking of me with this project. Unfortunately, it doesn't match what I'm looking for at this time. This is an incredibly subjective business, so I encourage you to keep submitting this and I hope other agents feel differently!

"Best of luck!
"Carrie"
from Maranda
Jun 16, 2021 11:03 am


EF:6/11/21
FR6/14/21

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