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Mr. Matt McGowan

Frances Goldin Literary Agency

57 E. 11th Street, Suite 5B

New York, NY 10003

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Snail-Mail: Yes

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from lindsaysmith818
Oct 20, 2020 11:03 am

EQ 10/20/20
New Adult Literary 50k
from yybeeg
Oct 09, 2018 2:42 pm

EQ 6/20/2018 (71k literary novel)
ER 7/3/2018 (form rejection)
from KristenH
Sep 29, 2018 2:35 pm

EQ 7/17/18 (Requery Diplomatic Immunity)
ER 9/18/18 (Passed via nudge--does few fiction, no thrillers)
from KristenH
May 22, 2018 4:25 pm

EQ 3/22/18 (Requery Venom)
ER 5/22/18 (Passed from nudges--not ideal agent)
from max_entropy
Sep 04, 2017 8:13 am

EQ 9/4/17 International conspiracy literary thriller. His tastes in nonfiction seem to resonate with this reality-grounded tale.
from KristenH
Aug 10, 2017 3:59 pm

Eq 5/25/17 (Diplomatic Immunity)
CNR 8/10/17 (No word from nudge.) Will try him with a future project.

Abigail, just query them via online form. It shoud indicate if they want pages or not. Check
from abigailalit
Jul 25, 2017 12:52 pm

Just wondering, it doesn't say on their website if they want pages or not. Does anyone know if they want a page sample?
from popolopo
Jun 21, 2017 5:44 pm

EQ 6/7/17
FR 6/9/17

literary fiction
from KristenH
Mar 08, 2017 4:06 pm

EQ 12/7/16 (Requery Chain Reaction)
ER 3/8/17 (Passed from nudge--not for him.) Will try him with DI next month.
from afelyk
Feb 17, 2017 7:22 pm

EQ: 02/17/2017
from snowcrocus
May 25, 2016 9:08 am

Email Query May 10, 2016

Chose him because he represents Eula Biss and Lia Purpura. My novel is about a pregnant oncologist.
from StephenH
Nov 03, 2015 12:32 pm

EQ 7/23/15
CNR 11/2/15

Lit fic 96K
from GoldenEagle
Oct 22, 2015 11:25 am

EQ 07/14/2015
CNR 10/22/2015

65k crossover paranormal thriller
from dharmakelleher
Jun 09, 2015 10:06 am

EQ: 6/8
ER: 6/9 form rejection
from juliankincaid
Jan 15, 2015 12:13 pm

EQ: 1/2/15
ER: 1/15/15 same form as below.

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