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Ms. Rena Rossner

The Deborah Harris Agency

Jerusalem, Israel

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Twitter: renarossner

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from JPAnderson
Jul 07, 2021 7:37 am

EQ: June 7, 2021
ER: July 7, 2021 (looks like the slightly longer form from way down in the comments - maybe I got a line or two extra because it was a referral from one of her clients :P)

Adult Epic Fantasy, 220K
from Patrick (admin)
Jul 06, 2021 9:15 am

Thanks bubblyian. I believe both addresses go to the same place, but I updated it here just to cut down on confusion.
from bubblyian
Jul 06, 2021 1:17 am

Their website says the email address should be:"", not as shown on this website. I have submitted to both, just in case. I will let you know what happens....
from sdewitthall
Jun 21, 2021 10:37 am

EQ: 5/18/21 PB
Form Rejection 6/21/21 with invitation to query in future.
from NicAPerez
Jun 13, 2021 6:50 am

Queried April 5, 2021
Received Request for 50 pages on May 24, 2021
Update: 6/8/21, forgot to add that this is for an Adult Contemporary Fantasy 105k words.
Update 6/13/21, she emailed to say she wasn't in love enough to offer rep. That's the closest I've ever gotten, so I feel motivated nonetheless.

My first request. I know nothing is set in stone, but I'm excited.
from acolvin09
Jun 07, 2021 2:16 pm

EQ: 6/7/21

adult SF/F @99,863k
from andtheotherstars
May 30, 2021 10:19 am

EQ: 5/13/2021
Full request: 5/30/2021

Historical Fantasy 127k
from mkhardy
May 12, 2021 7:47 pm

Cold queried Feb 16 2021 and received request for full March 21st.
Got an R&R request from a different agent on Friday April 2nd.
After chat with other agent, messaged to offer revision when it's ready (est. three or four weeks), as the R&R is non-exclusive.
She replied quickly with a friendly message saying to send it on when ready.
Thought I'd note this as R&Rs are a strange beast and people seem curious about how they go.
Revised ms sent April 23rd
Nudge with offer of rep 25 April 2021
CNR 5 April 2021
Replied day after nudge period closed to apologise for not finding time

Adult space opera, 123k
from amandaelliott17
May 01, 2021 11:32 am

EQ - 3/19
Full Request - 4/29
MG Mystery
from K_Hana_Lee
Apr 29, 2021 11:57 am

ER 4/8/21
Nudge with offer of rep 4/13/21
Full request 4/13/21
Ghosted on full - my deadline was today 4/27/21 and despite a nudge, she never responded.
4/29/21 Email apology for not getting back to me on time.

Adult Fantasy 120k
from stafocker
Apr 29, 2021 11:42 am

4/16/21 - LGBTNpit "like" submitted query with 25 pages
4/29/21 - requested full

LGBTN ROMCOM graphic novel script
from ASMannai
Apr 29, 2021 6:05 am

Email Query: 3/17/21
Form Rejection: 4/29/21
MG Fantasy 57,000 words
from Kate_TheAvidWriter
Apr 14, 2021 9:04 am

EQ: 2/12
CNR: 3/31
ER: 4/14

YA Fantasy 102k
from writinginfragments
Apr 14, 2021 7:56 am

EQ 1/13/21
CNR 3/6/21

Heard back from Rena with a form rejection, but still nice she sent something! 4/14/21

YA Queer Psych Thriller 88k
from Shopcraze1
Mar 21, 2021 5:44 pm

EQ: 3/1/21
ER: 3/21/21
MG Sci-fi 60K

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