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Mr. Erik Hane

Red Sofa Literary

St. Paul, MN



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Website: redsofaliterary.com/

Twitter: erikhane

AAR Member: No

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from cjpat1212
Nov 27, 2018 8:18 am


EQ 11/26/2018 70,00 words Nonfiction, Cultural Analysis
ER 11/27/2018 Form rejection, not right agent- Yup, one day turnaround
from Winnie12
Nov 04, 2018 9:46 am


EQ 3/5/18
FR 3/16/18
Lit fiction w magical realism 75k
Hilariously I haven't heard back on the full yet, but he requested the manuscript through DVpit. I re-sent and mentioned I'd sent it last month but wanted to make sure it didn't get lost? 4/26/18
Update: He replied, apologizing for the confusion and said he'd read soon
11/4/18 ER (finally)
from Patrick (admin)
Oct 30, 2018 10:12 am


Profile Update: Open to queries. Genres Updated.

(Thanks JoNev14)
from JoNev14
Oct 29, 2018 11:10 pm


According to Red Sofa's contact page (https://redsofaliterary.com/contact/), Erik Hane doesn't seem to be closed to submissions any longer.
from WillowInc
Sep 09, 2018 9:52 am


On the timeline Erik has many fulls out that have never been responded to. I'm just wondering how high the stack of manuscripts is on his desk. (Mine is one of them.) Has anyone heard back on a full (other than the lucky person who is now his client)?
Thanks!
from Patrick (admin)
Aug 13, 2018 1:17 pm


Profile Update: Closed to queries.

(Thanks allisonlamberth)
from allisonlamberth
Aug 13, 2018 10:50 am


Closed to queries until November 1st, according to his Twitter account.
from jjdean211
Aug 07, 2018 5:56 am


EQ: 7/12
ER 8/6 :Nice rejection
lit fic
101k
Dancing on Seaside
from themuffinsk8
Aug 05, 2018 9:59 pm


Has anyone gotten a response from their PitMad submission?
from KristenH
Jul 28, 2018 12:07 pm


EQ 6/27/18 (Requery Chain Reaction)
ER 7/25/18 (Passed--not a good fit)
from syntellsmith
Jul 17, 2018 6:45 pm


EQ: 5/14/18
ER: 5/22/18
Nice short note; not right agent
from mrs_qu
Jun 02, 2018 12:55 am


Revise and resubmit (with useful but extremely high-level feedback), followed by a very kind personalized rejection and an invitation to submit future work. He's new-ish at agenting but has had a couple of recent deals, great taste, and a good professional manner. If I'm not represented, I'd absolutely submit future work.

Update: I did submit my next book. He's now my agent, and he is the best. Just thought you all should know.
from KristenH
May 22, 2018 4:21 pm


Eq 3/9/18 (Requery Venom)
ER 5/22/18 (Passed-not ideal agent)
from Catsamoa79
May 11, 2018 10:43 am


EQ: 4/17/18
ER: 5/11/18
Nice short note; not right agent
from frisb393
May 07, 2018 3:24 pm


EQ 3/25/2018 78,000 word American Noir

ER 5/7/18

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