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Ms. Duvall Osteen

Aragi Agency

143 W. 27th St., Ste. 4-F

New York, NY 10001



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Website: www.aragi.net

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Snail-Mail: Yes

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from Cire_Idle
Jul 11, 2018 12:05 pm


Literature / 70k
EQ: 07/09/18
ER: 07/11/18

Thank you for your interest in working with Duvall Osteen. We're very sorry to be sending this letter but on the basis of your query, we’re afraid Duvall can’t represent your work. The high volume of submissions she receives forces her to be extremely selective, and she doesn’t believe she’ll be able to give your work the time and attention it deserves.
from anotherearth
Jun 12, 2018 3:13 pm


EQ: 02/22
Nudge: 04/19
ER: 06/12 Literary 110K

Form rejection from Olivia Lu.
from scstahley
Feb 12, 2018 10:43 pm


Sent the query to the general email they provided on Jan 7. Form rejection letter after 36 days. They did not specify how may pages to send, so I sent the entire manuscript. Seemed to imply that they only read the query though..... "We're very sorry to be sending this letter but on the basis of your query, we’re afraid she can’t consider your work. The high volume of submissions....etc etc... etc..."

No warm & fuzzy as in some cases below....
from Sculptress
Oct 20, 2017 10:51 am


EQ: 8/21
ER: 9/26

Although she said she was not the right person to represent my work, Ms. Osteen wrote me the nicest rejection letter I've ever received--filled with warmth and encouragement. Whoever gets to work with her will enjoy a good relationship, I think.
from boosker
Sep 27, 2017 1:08 pm


EQ: 9/20
FR: 9/22
*fingers crossed*
from LightofBeauty
Sep 18, 2017 10:53 am


EQ: 9/8
Form ER: 9/18
from tennisplayernw
Jul 31, 2017 9:59 am


7/26/17 Q with Full MS: Break Point
ER 7/31/17
from timpowell
Feb 21, 2017 11:22 pm


Not accepting new clients. At least, that's what she told me. Neither is Nicole Aragi.
from pickfordm
Oct 25, 2016 4:19 pm


She wound up passing on my full mss, but she couldn't have been nicer or more professional. I hope one of y'all gets to work with her!! Good luck.

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