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Mr. Richard Florest

Rob Weisbach Creative Management

New York, NY



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Website: robweisbach.com

Twitter: richardflorest

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E-Mail: Yes

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from BillGinTexas
May 11, 2018 4:28 pm


EQ: 05/11/2018 84k Adult SF/Horror Short Stories
from KristenH
Oct 25, 2017 3:59 pm


EQ 8/23/17 (Requery Venom)
CNR 10/25/17 (No word from nudge.)
from tennisplayernw
Sep 22, 2017 9:45 am


EQ 7/27/17 Break Point
Full Request 8/1/17
Rejection 9/20/17

Thank you for sharing Break Point with me. I admire very much the intelligence that drives the narrative, but I'm sorry to say I'll be stepping aside. Ultimately I just didn't have a clear vision for how to place the book in the market successfully. Not a good starting point, no matter how much I might admire some of its literary qualities.

Best wishes connecting with an agent who sees a way.
from Bastet
Aug 25, 2017 8:13 am


EQ: 2/14/17
FR: 2/17/17, sent same day
ER: 2/17/17... Sort of? Would look again after revisions.
Recording as an R+R on QT for my reference.
Sent revised full: 8/24/17
ER: 8/25/17
YA Fantasy
from Boreas
Jul 11, 2017 3:34 pm


EQ: 4/21/17
CNR: 7/11/17

YA Action/Drama 107k
from BillGinTexas
Jul 05, 2017 7:35 pm


EQ: 03/14/2017 87k Mil Thrl
07/05/2017 nudge
from verakurian
Apr 12, 2017 3:42 pm


EQ 1/2
Full request 1/17
adult sci fi
4/12- rejection highly praising my writing. so, not the worst rejection
from Justin_Tyme
Jan 30, 2017 6:54 pm


EQ 01/30/2017
Sci Fi 106K words
from karambelas
Dec 19, 2016 9:06 am


I queried him 3 years ago with this novel and after reading the full he said it was a few drafts away.... He was right. I have since edited and rewrote a lot of the novel with my MFA professor and have re-queried in the hopes he will give the novel a second chance. Here's to hoping!

EQ: 11/8
CNR: 12/19
from Polonius
Oct 27, 2016 11:02 pm


EQ 3/21/16
FR 3/21/16
ER 3/23/16

YA Contemporary
from Catsamoa79
Jul 29, 2016 1:31 pm


EQ: 4/10/16
CNR: 7/29/16
from appieloosa
Apr 21, 2016 8:34 pm


EQ: 4/19/2016
FR: 4/21/2016
Fingers crossed!
YA urban fantasy (111K)
from KristenH
Apr 13, 2016 4:04 pm


I'm the same as Scifictionwriter. On 2/22/16, I've queried Rob with Venom's new query. Belatedly, I've nudged him two weeks ago and now closing him out as CNR.
from scifictionwriter
Apr 13, 2016 2:05 pm


EQ: 3/30
CNR: 4/13

Based on response times
from beth222
Jan 29, 2016 5:42 pm


EQ: 1/26/16
FR: 1/26/16

Literary Fiction (65,000 words)

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