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Ms. Rachel Letofsky

Cooke McDermid Literary Agency

1105-320 Front St. W.

Toronto, ON M5V 3B6



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Website: cookemcdermid.com

Twitter: rachelletofsky

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from jellysted
Oct 17, 2018 8:06 am


8.24.18 - Sent 1st 25 pages following a conversation at a conference

MG 65k Contemporary fantasy

10.14.18 Form letter rejection.
from Rachel_H
Sep 21, 2018 6:23 pm


I met Rachel at Pacific Northwest Writers Conference on 9/14

Sent Full Manuscript 9/21

She seemed very nice.
from tllehmann
Sep 04, 2018 7:39 pm


Met Rachel at the Willamette Writer's Conference 8/2018 and she requested my full.

Submitted full manuscript 9/4/2018
from Patrick (admin)
Aug 25, 2018 5:18 pm


Profile Update: Genres updated.

from Zooks3
Aug 22, 2018 8:27 pm


5/15/18: EQ re: TANCM - YA
5/17/18: Received auto email from Elizabeth Griffins, Submissions Assistant, saying they received my query.
8/22/18: CNR
from Patrick (admin)
Aug 20, 2018 7:22 pm


Profile Update: Open to queries.

from Patrick (admin)
Aug 06, 2018 3:21 pm


Profile Update: Closed to queries.

from PilotKelson1056
Jul 27, 2018 1:09 am


EQ: 7/27
from tiff880515
May 31, 2018 11:17 am


1/04/18 EQ YA sci fi 116k
5/31/18 FR, materials sent same day
I had closed this as a CNR back in April and was completely disoriented when the FR came. Got a very speedy affirmation that the materials had been received. So, for those waiting for a reply, don't lose hope!
from Patrick (admin)
Apr 02, 2018 3:40 pm


Profile Update: Open to queries.

from Patrick (admin)
Mar 02, 2018 10:51 am


Profile Update: Closed to queries.

from Patrick (admin)
Nov 13, 2017 8:52 am


Profile Update: This agency is merging with the McDermid Agency to form Cooke McDermid. Profile will be updated as details become known.
from orangrila
Jul 27, 2017 3:24 pm


FR: March 15 Wow! Nice surprise--I'd completely given up on this.
Confirmation of receipt of ms., Mar. 23.
Informed assistant of an offer of exclusive R&R from another agent: June 29
CNR July 27

EQ: Oct. 13 auto-R. confirming receipt. They'll only respond if interested in seeing more.
CNR: Jan 13

MG Fantasy
from reiterwriter
Jul 21, 2017 11:50 am


PR: SIWC 2014
EQ: May 11, 2017 (25 pages)
ER: July 21 (form)

96K YA Fantasy
from jubilee
May 01, 2017 1:27 pm


EQ: 10/21/16
Nudge w/ revision: 11/28/16
FR: 12/9/16
Confirm receipt of MS: 12/15/16
Nudge: 5/1/17

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