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Ms. Molly O'Neill

Root Literary

New York, NY



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Website: rootliterary.com

Blog: www.mollyoneillbooks.com/

Twitter: molly_oneill

AAR Member: No

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from LouiseCottrell
Sep 17, 2021 9:29 am


EQ: 7/21/21
CNR: 9/17/21 58 days
MG Literary 44,000 words
from JHall1
Sep 07, 2021 2:28 pm


FYI - from website: " I am NOT currently seeking standalone texts by picture book authors, but I'm very open to illustrators, and I likewise welcome illustrators who are also writers or on their way to becoming writers."
from Pablo_14abc
Aug 15, 2021 10:00 pm


Molly is on vacation. For how long?
from dmdomosea
Aug 02, 2021 10:55 am


Email Query: 6/2/2021
CNR: 8/2/2021
Sub guidelines say no response after two months is a pass, so I'm closing this out at 61 days.
MG Superhero-lite adventure 54k
from Maranda
Jun 10, 2021 1:03 pm


EQ: 6/7/21
CANCER COOKBOOK
from KathrynFaye007
Mar 15, 2021 2:54 am


EQ: 15 March 2021

Upper Middle Grade Magical Realism 63k
from ccosme722
Feb 05, 2021 8:38 am


EQ: 2/5/21

YA Contemporary, 57K
from purpleteacher111
Dec 20, 2020 1:27 pm


EQ: 10/26/2020
ER: 12/19/2020

Upper MG Magical Realism/Fantasy 53k
from SteinbeckFan
Dec 20, 2020 1:17 am


EQ: May 25th, 2020
ER: December 19th, 2020

YA Historical Fantasy
from sunrae3
Dec 11, 2020 6:03 pm


EQ: 10/21/2020
ER: 12/10/2020

MG Fantasy 50k
from Sky1212
Dec 11, 2020 1:02 am


Congrats GuruLord
from hm131718
Dec 01, 2020 4:30 pm


EQ: 12/1/20

YA LGBT+ Contemporary Romance
from FlowerMiss53
Nov 08, 2020 2:37 pm


Congrats GuruLord!!
from GuruLord
Nov 08, 2020 9:25 am


EQ - 6/10
NUDGE WITH OFFER OF REP - 11/8

MG Contemp - 56k
from lmr1999
Oct 18, 2020 2:55 pm


EQ: MG Adventure/Fantasy 68k 10/18/20

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