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Ms. Dawn Frederick

Red Sofa Literary

St. Paul, MN

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Twitter: RedSofaLiterary

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from eqb123
Feb 10, 2021 10:23 am

Query2020: Are you talking about Beth Phelan?
from Query2020
Jan 09, 2021 6:36 pm

Dawn is a great agent. Hope querying writers don’t fall for the whole “cancel culture” Beth is apart of!
from Nwriter
Dec 07, 2020 3:50 pm

so much drama! Better to stay out of social media...
from billybuttercup
Jul 02, 2020 2:40 pm

EQ: Aug 16/19
FR: Dec 13/19 (submitted on Jan 3/20, per her request to send after Jan 1)
Sent a revision in Feb; she asked me to take my time with revisions and re-query/re-send in summer instead.
July 2/20: Closed this query, given everything that is going on with Dawn right now.

Historical Fiction - 90K
from eqb123
Jun 12, 2020 9:47 am

Laura Zats received a C&D this afternoon. The lawyers also sent one Foz Meadows, but that one got "recalled." The story's been picked up by Publishers Weekly and Author Beware.
from ManderLeigh
Jun 10, 2020 8:01 pm

So Update. Dawn had lawyers send a letter of desist to Beth Phelan, Kelly van Sant and Isa Sterling for people talking about how she handled clients. Just and FYI
from ManderLeigh
Jun 01, 2020 7:48 pm

Former Client with Jennifer Goloby now at DMLA has this posted
from eqb123
May 30, 2020 6:15 pm

Dawn has deleted her Twitter account and added a new post to the agency website.
from Believer
May 30, 2020 4:34 pm

I think her statement is worth reading.
from coolkid
May 29, 2020 3:02 pm

Please see this thread about a Tweet from Dawn last night. I might think twice about querying her:
from Clarissa2019
Dec 09, 2019 10:34 am

8/12/19: EQ
12/8/19: ER
MG Fiction
"Thanks so much Cindy, I love queries with such a personal touch. I fear I’m the wrong fit for this story, so I’m going to step aside. I do appreciate being included either way."
from Patrick (admin)
Oct 01, 2019 10:25 am

Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from edwardw5
Sep 06, 2019 6:00 pm

declined in less than 24 hours
from Patrick (admin)
Aug 01, 2019 6:30 am

Profile Update: Open to queries.
from Patrick (admin)
Jul 22, 2019 8:29 am

Profile Update: Closed to queries.

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