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Mr. Jim McCarthy

Dystel Goderich & Bourret Literary Management

One Union Square West, Suite 904

New York, NY 10003

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Twitter: JimMcCarthy528

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from Patrick (admin)
Today 8:23 am

Profile Update: Agency name changed from Dystel & Goderich Literary Management to Dystel Goderich & Bourret Literary Management.
from norael
Oct 19, 2016 12:50 pm

EQ: 10/13
FR: 10/14
FRS: 10/15
ER: 10/19

YA fantasy
from hexylady
Oct 17, 2016 6:24 pm

EQ 10/16
FR 10/17
Urban Fantasy, 82k
from SnapPeas
Oct 17, 2016 11:32 am

EQ 10/14
Form R 10/17

Lit Fic
from DebHawkins
Oct 17, 2016 11:18 am

10/5 - Liked my pitch during DVPit
10/8 - EQ w/ synopsis and sample
10/17 - ER form letter rejection

85k YA Fantasy
from Maggie_Soares
Oct 13, 2016 12:50 pm

EQ: 9/29
Full Request 9/29-- 4 hours later!! This is my first response on an unsolicited query with this book, so I'm super excited.
ER: 10/13. Form, which is a bit of a bummer, but oh well!
from gwmartins
Oct 06, 2016 10:11 am

EQ: 9/20
Full request: 9/20, a shocking fifteen minutes later.
Rejection: 10/6. Form-ish?

YA fantasy

Love that he was so fast and very respectful/nice.
from sebbie
Sep 29, 2016 6:50 pm

EQ: 9/28 - 10PM
ER: 9/29 - 8:30AM
Super quick, and I appreciate the response!
from Beckstah
Sep 29, 2016 5:21 pm

Good luck Maggie!
from smashli
Sep 28, 2016 4:20 pm

EQ: 9/27
ER: 9/28
Yowza! They weren't kidding about it being fast - personally, I like this as it means they are on top of things. It either strikes them, or it doesn't, and we aren't waiting. Kudos!
from cwiggles
Sep 28, 2016 11:16 am

EQ: 9/20
FR: 9/21
ER: 9/28
from Beckstah
Sep 21, 2016 1:31 pm

EQ 9/13
FR 9/14
ER 9/21

Ouch. This one hurt. Great guy and super nice. Maybe next time...

MG horror
from Patchi
Sep 15, 2016 3:19 pm

rejected query 10/02/14
#pitchamerica 08/30/16 full request
sent 09/04/16
confirmed receipt next day
R 09/15/16 form

YA fantasy

from turtlefairy1
Sep 12, 2016 12:11 pm

EQ 9/5
FR 9/6
ER 9/12. Quick response, which is nice, but it was a form.

from SL1168
Sep 09, 2016 4:36 pm

EQ: 6/28/16
ER: 6/29/16
YA contemporary

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