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Mr. Erik Hane

Headwater Literary Management

MN



Website: www.headwaterliterary.com

Twitter: erikhane

AAR/AALA Member: No

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E-Mail: No

Online Form: Yes

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from nicholelouise
Nov 15, 2022 12:14 pm


FQ: 11/7/22 Hist Fic 138k
FR: 11/15/22 "Thank you for letting me take a look at your pitch. Unfortunately, I don't think I'm quite the right agent for your project. Best of luck in finding representation for your work, and thanks again for the query."
from carbogast
Oct 04, 2022 5:09 pm


Thank you for letting me take a look at your pitch. Unfortunately, I don't think I'm quite the right agent for your project. Best of luck in finding representation for your work, and thanks again for the query.

My best,

Erik Hane
Headwater Literary Management
from JenAverage
Jun 21, 2022 8:15 am


EF 6/1/22
100k words, upmarket/own voices
Rejected: 6/19/22 (form letter)
from Patrick (admin)
Jun 01, 2022 11:28 am


Profile Update: Open to queries.
from bubblyian
Dec 16, 2021 12:02 am


Sent form query July 7
Closed as no response after 43 days
Scifi 65k

Standard rejection received December 15 2021:
"Thank you for letting me take a look at your pitch. Unfortunately, I don't think I'm quite the right agent for your project. Best of luck in finding representation for your work, and thanks again for the query.

My best,

Erik Hane
Headwater Literary Management"
from Patrick (admin)
Sep 17, 2021 3:28 pm


Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from Maranda
Jun 13, 2021 10:27 am


FQ:6/13/21
from Patrick (admin)
May 11, 2021 3:22 pm


laotze, the genres listed come from his QueryManager form, which he selects directly and so tends to be more accurate than agencies websites which are more difficult to update.
from charlie_girl
May 11, 2021 3:12 pm


Yes, but maybe you'd do all right to query him if it's SFF about sad people in cold places.
from laotze
May 11, 2021 3:07 pm


This agent does not seem to be seeking science fiction or fantasy, contrary to the QueryTracker listing. Mr. Hane's represented categories listed on his website include:
Political nonfiction
Culture criticism
History, especially American
Popular science
Literary nonfiction and essays
Literary fiction
from marinawolf
Apr 30, 2021 5:15 pm


EQ: 4/20/21
Adult Science Fiction 88k
ER: 4/28/21
from dearendugoo
Apr 26, 2021 11:03 am


188 day response on my LF full. Form, thanking me for my query....
from jdruffin
Apr 21, 2021 10:55 am


FQ: 3/31/21
ER: 4/21/21
Fantasy 78k
from eklevitt
Apr 21, 2021 9:58 am


EQ 7/10/20

Adult LF/SF, 170K

Requested full MS 8/27, sent 8/29

Nudged 4/1/21
Form rejection 4/21/21
from Patrick (admin)
Apr 21, 2021 6:06 am


Hi gheckel,
It is an option on his QueryManager form.

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