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Ms. Rachel Beck

Holloway Literary

Washington D.C., DC



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Website: hollowayliteraryagency.com

Twitter: Rachel_Burkot

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from Boreas
Yesterday 3:47 pm


EQ: 11/20/17

YA Action/Drama 106k
from Blackhat
Nov 16, 2017 6:00 pm


EQ: 11/13/17
Women's Fiction 100k
from hairaplenty
Nov 05, 2017 11:53 am


EQ five pages got response from Parsons YA suspense
from LightofBeauty
Nov 04, 2017 10:13 am


EQ: 11/4
from Fourpaws
Sep 21, 2017 7:05 pm


I resent the query three hours ago and haven't received it back, so I think It's safe to assume that it was delivered. Thank you so much, Patrick!
from Patrick (admin)
Sep 21, 2017 10:18 am


Fourpaws, that's the address listed on their website. Could be a technical issue. Give it a day or two and try again.
from Fourpaws
Sep 20, 2017 9:39 pm


Sent EQ 09/20/2017 to submissions@hollowayliteraryagency.com; returned by Daemon Mailer claiming address unknown. Can anyone help me with a clue re: the correct address?
from Patrick (admin)
Sep 07, 2017 2:17 pm


Profile Update: Last name changed from Burkot to Beck.
from eebnhab
Aug 16, 2017 7:31 pm


EQ: 7/9/17
Contemporary Espionage/Thriller
CNR: 8/16/17
from AuthorTeacherkl
Aug 07, 2017 1:49 pm


EQ: 6/21/17 -- 15 pp. (4 to 6 wks)
C/NR: 8/7/17

Contemporary con/heist 80k
from cleigh73
Jun 28, 2017 10:28 am


EQ 4/4/17
CNR 6/20/17

WF 89K
from JessicaBrianne86
Jun 24, 2017 7:04 pm


EQ: 6/2
PR: 6/20

77K YA Contemporary
from deebiedoobie
Jun 19, 2017 11:41 pm


EQ: 5/28
PR: 6/19 (50 pages)

YA Psychological 80k


Hope she likes the first 50 pages! I'll be sitting here with a nervous tick for the next... *checks response time set by submissions coordinator* ... 3 to 4 months.
from otherside
Jun 02, 2017 11:17 am


EQ: 3/7/17
PR (50p)*: 3/21/17
FR: 6/1/17

YA Contemporary 76k

*requests came from Kat, the submissions coordinator
from Catsamoa79
May 21, 2017 2:01 pm


EQ: 3/22/17
CNR: 5/21/17
Website says 4-6 weeks, otherwise it is a pass.

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