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Ms. Julie Barer

The Book Group

New York, NY



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Website: www.thebookgroup.com

AAR Member: Yes

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from andtheotherstars
Sep 05, 2021 5:13 am


EQ: 05/12/2021
CNR: 09/05/2021

Historical Fantasy 127k
from OPKiwi
Aug 27, 2021 2:51 pm


CNR 102 days
from Nwriter
May 16, 2021 8:17 pm


EQ 5/16/21
from annaupt
Feb 03, 2021 9:48 pm


EQ 1/28/21

97k literary
from sophiakate
Nov 12, 2020 4:32 pm


ER 11/12/20

85K adult sci fi
from DanielKlein
Nov 11, 2020 5:19 am


Now at:
http://www.thebookgroup.com

The original http://www.barerliterary.com is no longer valid
from MarlowePercival
Sep 10, 2020 4:20 pm


EQ: 09/10/2020

YA Coming-of-age 68K
from SteinbeckFan
Jul 08, 2020 6:11 pm


EQ: 5/22/2020
CNR: 7/8/2020
YA Historical Fantasy 128,000
from gdbrown
Jun 18, 2020 11:42 am


EQ: 05/01/20 (85k Lit Fic)
from Logopogaman
May 28, 2020 4:56 pm


2019.6.19 - QL
from Logopogaman
May 28, 2020 4:52 pm


2019.6.19 - QL
from edoyle02
Jan 05, 2020 12:17 pm


EQ: 8/12/2019
Followed up 11/18/2019
CNR: 12/8/2019
from keisenbraun
Dec 11, 2019 9:21 pm


EQ: 12/11/19

Received auto reply: Thank you for your email. Your submission is important to us, but due to the volume of queries we receive, we cannot respond individually to each one. If we are interested in reading more, we will get in touch with you as soon as possible.
from MilkshakeC
Nov 22, 2019 5:29 pm


Personal and polite rejection after 7 weeks. Too busy with current list. Not taking new clients.
from jsk_31
Jan 29, 2019 3:46 pm


EQ 1/29/19, lit fic 74,500 words

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