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Mr. David Haviland

Andrew Lownie Literary Agency

36 Great Smith Street

London SW1P 3BU

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Twitter: davidhaviland

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: Yes

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: Yes

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from KristenH
Feb 13, 2018 6:19 am

Eq 1/22/18 (Chain Reaction)
ER 2/12/18 (Passed--not right for his list.)
from FGeiger
Sep 23, 2017 8:30 am

from Patrick (admin)
Aug 30, 2017 11:28 am

Hi nicholelouise,
Fiction is mentioned on their "Hot to Submit" page.
from nicholelouise
Aug 30, 2017 9:05 am

Does anyone know if this agency really does take fiction? I know it says so on the genres list here, but their website seems to only have non-fiction books?
from Junebug
Aug 25, 2017 2:56 pm

EQ: 08/23/17
ER: 08/24/17 Polite refusal and quick.

74K Adult Upmarket Com'l Fiction, Suspense/Adventure
from KristenH
Jul 30, 2017 8:11 am

EQ 7/26/17 (Venom)
ER 7/28/17 (Passed--not right for his list.) Will try him with CR this fall.
from eebnhab
Jul 09, 2017 9:52 pm

EQ: 7/6/17
Contemporary Espionage/Thriller 72K
ER: 7/9/17
from BlueRidgeDave
Feb 22, 2017 11:48 pm

EQ: 2/9/17
ER: 2/13/17 form-letter rejection

Spiritual/Lit. fiction, 117,000 words
from mbowman
Jan 23, 2017 3:19 pm

His blog link seems not to be working.
from Redcoatwi
Jan 18, 2017 9:49 pm

EQ 1/9
ER 1/10

Thriller 83k
from Dr_Rob
Oct 20, 2016 11:49 pm

Very quick response to my submission sent on a Friday - Responded (no luck) on the Tuesday - 4 days.
from 484query
Jun 26, 2016 7:45 am

This agency is very upfront about its use of readers to screen manuscripts.
from batsojopo
Mar 29, 2016 3:23 pm

EQ: 3/5
ER: 3/29
from Spike_Taterman
Mar 28, 2016 11:37 am

EQ: 2/28/2016. YA high fantasy, 100k words
ER: 3/28/2016: "Many thanks for this, but I’m afraid I don’t think it’s quite right for my list. Good luck with your writing."
from maupassant007
Mar 22, 2016 4:29 pm

EQ Feb. 3, 2016 (Historical Fiction)
ER March 18, 2016 (Form)

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