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No longer working as a literary agent. Formerly with WordServe Literary Agency.

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Ms. Alice Crider

WordServe Literary Agency

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Twitter: SaraiJoy

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from Patrick (admin)
May 10, 2015 6:09 pm

Profile Update: No longer working as an agent.

from Patrick (admin)
Feb 28, 2015 5:41 pm

Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from tugglecat
Feb 01, 2015 3:10 pm

EQ 1/13/15 (Alice Crider)
ER 1/20/15 (Casey Herringshaw/Administrative Assistant/Query Coordinator)

"...unfortunately, we’re going to have to decline the opportunity to pursue representation, as it doesn’t look like a project we’d be successful placing."
from Dtroyg
Jan 29, 2015 12:25 pm

EQ 1/29/15 (w/requested info include in body of e-mail.)
from KellyFriedman2013
Oct 31, 2014 1:34 pm

EQ: 10/30/14
Could not send to a particular person sent to main email
ER: 10/31/14 - Casey Herringshaw - Query Coordinator

Polite, short, rejection - Form.

Paranormal Romance
from donwhite84
Aug 15, 2014 9:26 pm

I met her in person at a writers' conference. She was sincerely interested in my nonfiction project, and had praise for my writing and book concept, but the issue of "platform" (or rather the lack of it) was the sticking point. I asked what an ideal platform for a NON-fiction writer would look like to her, and she said either (a) a nationally known speaker, or (b) someone with 1000s of blog/social media followers. She added that I could probably sell to a small publisher right now, but she thought my book was worthy of a larger publisher IF I could expand my platform. She was kind and cordial, but I'm really hating the "P-word" ("platform") of late.
from refinedself
Jun 30, 2014 8:16 pm

Focused on Christian themes.
from SeanGabhann
Nov 17, 2013 11:57 pm

Website limits submissions to 120,000 words.
from KristenH
Oct 23, 2013 4:01 pm

On 10/3, I sent Alice a query for Chain Reaction via online form. Today it came back with the same old rejection. They declined, since it's not something they can sell well.
from duchessmary
Oct 02, 2013 3:45 pm

10/4/13 EQ and 5 pages
from KristenH
Jan 14, 2013 4:02 pm

12/11/12, I sent a query to Alice Crider. Today I've heard back from Jason Kennedy on my nudge. He apologized for the delay. He said it wasn't for them. Oh well. I'll try CR next month.
from Patrick (admin)
Dec 18, 2012 3:54 pm

It's working now, WhatAWriter. Maybe it was a temporary glitch with their site.
from WhatAWriter
Dec 18, 2012 11:56 am

Patrick, the link on this is not working. I think it needs http://www

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