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Mr. Brooks Sherman

The Bent Agency

19 West 21st Street, Suite 201

New York, NY 10010

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Twitter: byobrooks

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from Patrick (admin)
Jul 24, 2015 7:31 am

Profile Update: Closed to queries.

Jul 22, 2015 5:43 am

To add to @AliciaIsWriting's update that Brooks is closed to queries to catch up that includes requested material, not just queries (per twitter).
Jul 18, 2015 8:49 am

Dear Writer54321,

I totally agree with your assessment. You deserve better.
Jul 17, 2015 10:41 pm

Queried back in November. Several nudges (per website rules). No response to anything in eight months. I used to think he was my dream agent, but I'm going to CNR. I'm not sure I'd want an agent who seems to have so much trouble keeping on top of things.
from AliciaIsWriting
Jul 17, 2015 12:46 pm

Brooks is closing to queries on 7/20 and hopes to be all caught up by 9/14, when he plans to reopen.

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