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Ms. Lucy Cleland

Kneerim & Williams

Boston, MA



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Website: www.kwlit.com

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from Cherylking
Aug 09, 2020 9:15 pm


EQ: 8/9/2020

YA hist fic 65k
from moniquemihalit
Aug 03, 2020 1:05 pm


EQ: July 4
CNR: Aug 4
96K YA Historical
from lacygonzalezbrowne
Jul 06, 2020 2:11 pm


YA contemporary UNRECEIVED 48,000
EQ: 7/6/20
from Faye_Hicks
Jun 04, 2020 9:17 pm


EQ: 6/4/20 *Interest via #PitMad
from MAnthony99
Feb 11, 2020 10:09 am


EQ: 2/11/2020
from Catsamoa79
Jan 10, 2020 9:58 am


EQ: 10/16/19
CNR: 1/10/20
from KristenH
Dec 14, 2019 8:54 am


EQ 11/27/19 (Requery Venom-adult thriller)
Offer of Pub Nudge 12/3/19
CNR 12/4/19 (No word via nudge)
from smashem
Nov 26, 2019 10:48 am


EQ: 8/21/19
Nudge with offer: 11/14/19
CNR: 11/26/19
85k YA Paranormal
from keisenbraun
Nov 25, 2019 9:29 am


EQ: 8/18/19, lit fic, 90k
CNR: 11/25/19
from sfdwriter
Oct 29, 2019 12:48 pm


EQ: 10/29/19

upmarket fiction 92K
from redpandabear
Oct 04, 2019 1:18 pm


EQ: 6/9/18
FR: 6/11/18 - Sent same day.
Revisions: 7/6/18 - Shortly after sending the first full, I received editorial feedback that required revisions. I sent an e-mail requesting to send the updated version (and noting what had been changed), understanding that if they'd decided to pass that there was no need.
Revisions Request: 7/9/18 - Received notice to please send the updated manuscript. Sent same day.
8/15/18 - Rejection w/ invitation to resubmit if changes are made:
Lucy seems very polite and knowledgeable, and she made some great observations I hadn't before considered--especially with adding a new POV that I deleted from the first manuscript. (She read both! I'm surprised and delighted.) She's invited me to resubmit if I revise with those changes in mind.
11/14/18 - Sent the revised manuscript. Got an email thanking me.
3/11/19 - Nudge
4/16/19 - She got back to me, says she hasn't looked at it yet but will read in the next few weeks. She seems to have a lot on her plate. Very grateful for the update.
9/6/19 - Nudge & notice of another update after more feedback
10/4/19 - Lucy wrote back, says she's been swamped this year and behind on her reading. Just as a note to anyone else who may be wondering, it sounds like 2019 has been an insane year for her and many others in the industry.

Orig. YA Fantasy 96k - Updated YA Fantasy 100k - Revised YA Fantasy 112k - Updated revision 100k
from Patrick (admin)
Sep 07, 2019 8:23 am


Profile Update: Genres updated.
from KristenH
Aug 25, 2019 5:01 pm


EQ 7/15/19 (Requery Diplomatic Immunity)
CNR 8/20/19 (No nudges)
from KristenH
Apr 29, 2019 9:09 am


EQ 12/7/18 (Diplomatic Immunity)
CNR 2/22/19 (No nudges)
Update: ER 4/26/19 (Passed--not good fit for list)

Congrats redpanda!
from Patrick (admin)
Oct 15, 2018 12:02 pm


Profile Update: Genres updated.

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