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Ms. Lucy Cleland

Kneerim & Williams

Boston, MA



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Website: www.kwlit.com

AAR/AALA Member: No

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from khamilton
Apr 24, 2022 5:39 pm


EQ 06/07/21
full ms requested 06/07/21
request for revisions 09/08/21 (after a very helpful, detailed discussion of the full ms and her suggestions)
revision submitted 10/02/21
several nudges over the course of a few months got promises for a response but no response to the revision
emailed with an offer from another press 04/0722; got an immediate reply requesting a day to get back to me
offer of representation made 4.22.22

She's clearly overwhelmed and loses track of things! My sense is that she gets focused on the projects she's repping and neglects queries about new projects. But if she's really interested in a project, she will come back to it, and if she chooses to rep it, she will be committed to it (will see if that turns out to be the case).

feminist memoir ~100k
from andyscontras
Nov 10, 2021 1:38 am


EQ -- 11/9/2021 Spec Fiction 84K
from TooMuchCoffeeMan
Sep 21, 2021 11:50 am


CNR @ 31 days
from Catsamoa79
Sep 05, 2021 2:00 pm


EQ: 6/19/21
CNR: 9/5/21
from andtheotherstars
Sep 05, 2021 5:23 am


EQ: 05/13/2021
CNR: 09/05/2021

Historical Fantasy 127k
from RR2020
Jun 24, 2021 9:43 am


EQ: 6/23
FR from Ruoxi 6/24

the FR came from a submissions email address, but submissions policy gave a different e-mail for Ms. Cleland. The FR email was a bit vague and gave no last name for the requesting person. I'm unsure if this person is reading on Ms. Cleland's behalf or is interested in building their own list.
from Patrick (admin)
Jun 18, 2021 11:37 am


Profile Update: Genres updated.

Thanks Claxton
from Claxton
Jun 18, 2021 11:08 am


Closed to Childrens/YA submissions
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)

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