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Mr. Stephen Barbara

InkWell Management

521 Fifth Avenue, Ste 2600

New York, NY 10175



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Website: www.inkwellmanagement.com

Twitter: Stephen_Barbara

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from danniemolguin
Dec 10, 2019 12:55 pm


EQ: 12/10/19

72k Contemporary YA

Emailed him directly since his Publishers Marketplace page said that's okay. Agency sub guidelines are to paste "a short writing sample (1-2 chapters)." My book is written in diary form, with most entries being just a page or two, so I sent the first 14 pages. Hopefully, that's not too much.
from keepthefaith
Dec 09, 2019 9:12 am


Congratulations KristenH!!!!
from KristenH
Dec 08, 2019 2:25 pm


EQ 10/28/19 (2nd/final Requery Venom--adult thriller)
Offer of Pub Nudge 12/3/19
CNR 12/6/19 (No word via nudge)
from totallybuggin
Nov 19, 2019 1:36 pm


EQ: 19/11/19 lit fic
from lindsaywhat
Aug 21, 2019 10:12 am


EQ 7/16/19
CNR given quick response times when interested
YA SF 79K
from lindsaywhat
Jul 16, 2019 11:17 pm


EQ 9/16/2019
YA SF 78K
from Patrick (admin)
Apr 16, 2019 9:00 pm


Sorry PBquerious. I was unable to find that on his Twitter. Can you point me to it?
from Michelle_in_WI
Apr 15, 2019 7:40 pm


EQ 3/18
CNR 4/15
Contemporary YA 81K
from Lilnightmusic
Mar 19, 2019 9:10 am


EQ: 3/18
FR: 3/18 (!!)
ER: 3/19- pass. Didn’t connect with characters like he thought he would. That was a whirlwind. Onward.

ya fantasy 78k

I emailed him directly per publisher’s marketplace
from heroich
Mar 05, 2019 10:47 am


His Publisher's Marketplace says to submit to him directly. Anyone try that?
from KristenH
Feb 16, 2019 6:30 am


EQ 11/15/18 (Requery Venom)
CNR 2/14/19 (No word from nudges)
from jeeje2u
Dec 28, 2018 12:58 pm


EQ 11/8/18
CNR 12/28/18
from elizaann10
Oct 17, 2018 7:38 am


EQ: 10/10
ER: 10/15

YA Fantasy 90K
from LightofBeauty
Jun 21, 2018 11:12 am


EQ: 5/25
CNR
from jenwillett
Jun 20, 2018 8:18 pm


EQ: 6/20/18

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