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Ms. Lydia Shamah

Carol Mann Agency

55 5th Ave

New York, NY 10003

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Twitter: lydiashamah

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Query Guidelines

Fiction Query guidelines: An intriguing query letter with a short author bio and the first 25 pages. Non-Fiction Query guidelines: A query letter and proposal including your bio, target audience and competitive titles. Hook me with a strong concept and your platform. If you have an Urban Outfitters-worthy blog/Twitter/Instagram please include site stats in your query.

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from Patrick (admin)
Apr 20, 2017 5:52 pm

Profile Update: Closed to queries.

from Kdf2023
Apr 19, 2017 2:39 pm

Drachen: did you query with the personalized email shown here and it bounced back? I sent one to that addy back in March and haven't heard anything. Wondering if I need to send again.
from Drachen
Apr 19, 2017 2:19 pm

Submissions e-mail is as per the Carol Mann website.

(the one listed here appears to be shut down)
from dpasquantonio
Apr 14, 2017 9:13 am

EQ 2017-02-07
CNR 2017-04-14
adult mystery 89K
from Boreas
Mar 14, 2017 6:34 pm

EQ: 2/8/17
CNR: 3/14/17

YA Action/Drama 107k
from ladytuono
Feb 15, 2017 6:59 am

EQ 1/17
CNR 2/15

adult contemporary fantasy 86k
from ammeyer
Feb 14, 2017 1:28 pm

EQ 2/14/17

YA Contemporary Cinderella Retelling
from hexylady
Feb 09, 2017 6:19 pm

EQ 10/15/2016
nudge 11/12/2016 - 4 weeks
re-nudge 12/14/2016 - In queryspace, no one can hear you scream.
2/9/2016 CNR

82k Urban Fantasy
from JEHolmes
Feb 05, 2017 10:36 pm

Emailed query on January 5th.
YA Fantasy 105k words.
from KristenH
Jan 31, 2017 4:10 pm

Eq 11/15/16 (Diplomatic Immunity)
CNR 1/31/17 (No word from nudge.) Will try Thomas Miler with CR's requery later next month.
from SylvieGirl
Jan 26, 2017 11:24 pm

EQ - 1/27/2017

MG - HF - 30k
from aalogan
Jan 19, 2017 10:08 am

EQ 1/19/17 YA fantasy 68k
from Catsamoa79
Jan 18, 2017 8:14 am

EQ: 8/16/17
CNR: 1/18/17
from betzhooper
Jan 11, 2017 12:34 pm

thank you!
from HMatthews
Jan 10, 2017 2:45 pm

betzhooper, according to the agency website, all material should be pasted in the email. Attachments will not be opened.

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