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Ms. Jaida Temperly

New Leaf Literary & Media

110 West 40th Street, Suite 2201

New York, New York 10018



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Website: newleafliterary.com

Twitter: JaidaTemperly

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E-Mail: Yes

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from sarahhawley
Jan 15, 2018 12:29 pm


I've seen contradicting info online about New Leaf's policy on authors submitting to a different agent if the first one passes. The website says "Do not query more than one agent at New Leaf Literary & Media, Inc." but Janet Reid has encouraged people to submit to a second agent: http://jetreidliterary.blogspot.com/2018/01/exceptions-to-dont-query-two-agents-at.html. Does anyone have experience querying two agents at New Leaf?
from JaeStories
Jan 02, 2018 11:51 am


100k YA Contemp Fantasy
1/2/18: EQ with sample pages.
from aalogan
Nov 12, 2017 10:22 pm


EQ 9/12/17: 78k adult fairy tale retelling. Received auto-reply receipt confirmation. Should hear back within 1 month or it is a pass.
CNR 11/12/17
from LightofBeauty
Nov 02, 2017 10:44 pm


EQ: 11/2
from KristenH
Oct 23, 2017 3:46 pm


EQ 8/21/17 (Requery Venom)
CNR 10/23/17 (No word from nudge.)
from anotherearth
Oct 22, 2017 9:52 am


EQ: 9/20
CNR: 10/22 Literary 110K
from Patrick (admin)
Sep 14, 2017 11:52 am


Thanks slbynum3
from slbynum3
Sep 14, 2017 10:29 am


I notice her twitter is wrong on this profile. It's @JaidaTemperly now
from MReyesWrites
Aug 28, 2017 7:44 pm


After Jaida requested a full (and passed) on my MS last year, I emailed her (8/24/17) to let her know I'd just finished a complete rewrite.

MG fantasy
from vanesaeleigh
Aug 11, 2017 11:13 pm


so is Jaida no longer taking Children's work from what I understand because her PM page says children's fiction. So she should update it. also on the new leaf website it says she takes MG and YA
from Thaydawg
Aug 01, 2017 8:28 am


EQ: 8/1/17 MG Fantasy 71k
from Junebug
Jul 27, 2017 4:09 pm


EQ: 07/27/17


74K Adult Thriller/suspense, Magical Realism
from BillGinTexas
Jul 13, 2017 3:45 pm


EQ: 07/13/2017 88k Hist Fic Thriller

Reading many of the past Comments suggests I submit my query with all fingers and toes crossed
from Catsamoa79
Jul 08, 2017 9:13 am


EQ: 6/7/17
CNR: 7/8/17
Third manuscript I've queried her with, all with no response.
from svelixer
Jun 29, 2017 9:16 pm


EQ: 06-21-17

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