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Ms. Molly O'Neill

Root Literary

443 Park Ave South, #1004

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 TypeWriter
Apr 20, 2018 1:11 pm


MG
EQ 3/30/18
ER 4/19/18 email template all of Root agency
from ScribblingWoman
Apr 19, 2018 5:14 pm


EQ: 3/13/18
YA Contemporary, 72k
ER: 4/19/18 Form letter
from kvleahy
Apr 19, 2018 4:35 pm


EQ: 3/8/18
HF: 119k
ER: 4/19/18. Form letter
from elgold
Apr 11, 2018 3:06 pm


EQ: 1/24/18

I also submitted at the end of January and have head nothing. Does anyone know if they respond to all queries or if no response at this point means no? Thanks!
from victoriaruiz143
Apr 11, 2018 12:15 pm


Not taking picture book submissions at this time
from lcgwriter
Apr 09, 2018 9:28 pm


EQ: 2/7/18
CNR: 4/9/18

YA Paranormal Fantasy - 73K
from apeveto
Apr 03, 2018 3:42 pm


EQ: 1/17/18

4/3/18 Update: Still no response, but it looks like others who submitted more recently have heard back. Wondering if I should query again?
from seventhstar
Mar 06, 2018 8:06 pm


EQ: 4/3/18
Full request+synopsis: 7/3/18

YA Fantasy 93k words
from zpinwheel
Mar 01, 2018 2:38 pm


Update: Thanks writersblock88!

daizylublue: Did you mean she's only looking for picture book authors who are also illustrators, or that she's only looking for picture book authors who also write for other age levels?
from writersblock88
Mar 01, 2018 10:00 am


zpinwheel: I saw her recently on an agent's panel, and my impression was that she was looking for PB authors who illustrate their own work.
from Zooks3
Feb 26, 2018 8:18 pm


1/16/18: EQ re: TANCM
2/26/18: form rejection
from daizylublue
Jan 22, 2018 2:31 pm


Not looking for PB author-only
from Patrick (admin)
Jan 15, 2018 4:51 pm


Profile Update: Open to queries.

from oaklandjpg
Oct 31, 2017 12:02 am


EQ 9/4
CNR 10/30
from jennylane
Oct 26, 2017 3:01 am


I had closed out query with this agent, but she finally got back to me today, so if you haven't heard from her yet, just give it more time!

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