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Ms. Miriam Kriss

Irene Goodman Literary Agency

27 W. 24 Street, Suite 700B

New York, NY 10010

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from safashaqsy
Dec 10, 2017 12:18 am

Qr: 29th August 2017
50,000 YA contemporary romance

102 days later

No response until now.
from Hulagirl
Nov 09, 2017 1:40 am

ER: 11/8/17

76,000 Contemporary Romance.

Don't hold out much hope for this agent based on the comments for her, but submitted a query anyway
from Risa97
Oct 02, 2017 5:20 pm

EQ - 10/02/17

Urban Fantasy 96k
from alabdon
Aug 19, 2017 3:43 pm

EQ: 5/19/17
No response (rejection): 7/19/17

YA Fantasy 82K
from coffeemonk
Aug 08, 2017 1:04 pm

EQ: 8/8

Science Fiction, 76k
from AuthorTeacherkl
Jul 30, 2017 2:45 pm

EQ: 7/30/17 (synopsis + 1 Ch. -- auto response Q received: 8 - 10 weeks if interested)

Contemporary con/heist 80k
from jenniwood731
Jun 11, 2017 11:21 am

EQ 6/11/17
Contemporary fantasy 78K
from Thogstacker
Apr 27, 2017 9:30 pm

EQ 3/7/17
Urban Fantasy 77k
from DinaHaynes
Apr 08, 2017 5:27 pm

EQ 4/8/2017 wit 10pgs, 5para synopsis, & bio

Contemporary Ro 84K
from AJPwriter
Mar 13, 2017 7:52 pm

BillGinTexas, Victoria Marini is another agent at IGLA. Since they have a "sub to one agent within our agency" rule here, most likely Miriam passed along your query to Victoria whom she must've thought was a better fit.
from ladytuono
Mar 03, 2017 6:18 am

EQ 1/6
CNR 3/3

Adult contemporary fantasy 86k
from ARaven
Jan 30, 2017 5:32 am

EQ: 30.01.2017
from VictoriaVW
Dec 02, 2016 3:31 pm

EQ: 9-25-16
CNR: 12-2-16
YA with romantic sub-plot 70k
from alibryn
Oct 28, 2016 8:48 am

On 4/14, Miriam requested my first 3 chapters at RT Booklover's Convention after I pitched to her. I'm sad to say I'm closing this out because not only have I never had a confirmation she received the 3 chapters, I nudged politely over the summer and still have heard nothing.

It's a little frustrating to meet someone face-to-face and *still* get no response from requested material.
from onfire28
Oct 11, 2016 8:42 pm

EQ: 08/02
CNR: 10/11
120,000 word epic fantasy

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