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Ms. Lorin Oberweger

Adams Literary

7845 Colony Road, C4 #215

Charlotte, NC 28226


Twitter: AuthorLor

AAR Member: No

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Online Form: Closed

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from Patrick (admin)
Jul 22, 2019 4:21 pm

Profile Update: No longer working as a literary agent.

(Thanks QuiberonQ)
from QuiberonQ
Jul 22, 2019 2:19 pm

Is Lorin Oberweger still an agent? She is no longer listed on the Adams Literary web site
from turtlefairy1
Jul 09, 2018 2:50 pm

EQ 12/6/16
FR 12/18/16
6/30/18 nudged
7/9/18 No response. Closed out

You have to submit your full w/the initial query, but Lorin wrote and told me she loved the first few chapters and is looking forward to reading the rest! She also told me to let her know if I receive an offer. I don't know what else to call that, so I'm counting it as a full request. Yay!

YA Dark Fantasy
from Lovethosebassets
Jul 01, 2018 8:13 am

Sent email in December, before I knew about the form and sending a full on their site. She emailed me back and said to send the full, the following week. Nudged her two weeks ago, and got nothing. Closing out.
from hairaplenty
May 22, 2018 7:50 am

"Attended" special webinar thru SCBWI in March with Ms. Oberweger which resulted in a special pass to submit/
Query and full manuscript sent 5/22/18
from JenniferLS
Aug 16, 2017 3:32 pm

EQ (online form): 6/23/17
CNR: 8/16/17
from Patrick (admin)
Aug 14, 2017 9:26 am

Profile Update: Closed to queries.

from adelisemcullens
May 20, 2017 11:11 pm

Yes, she responded to mine on the 24th of feb...
from mgmystery
May 15, 2017 7:20 am

It seems like she's reading all queries for the agency, so I guess she's behind. I sent mine Jan 6, so I'm not terribly hopeful at this point.
from jancoates
May 15, 2017 6:29 am

According to Data Explorer, she hasn't responded to anyone since late February.
from mgmystery
May 10, 2017 8:45 am

EQ (online form) 1/6/17
Emailed her to ask if I could send revised version. 5/10/17 (Literary Rambles interview posted today says she's responding to all queries.)

MG mystery
from karareynolds
May 08, 2017 11:01 pm

Lorin is participating in Operation Awesome's Pass Or Pages contest this month. It's a great way to get feedback on your query letter and first page. If you are thinking about querying her, the feedback reveals at the end of the month are a great way to pick up tips and find ways to personalize your query letter. Details here:
from karenleespree
Apr 26, 2017 11:18 am

I'm closing mine out too and moving on. CNR: 4/26 although, I have to say it seems she takes upwards of 30 days to respond. Hang in there. I have another project I'm eager to query.
from MGWriter
Apr 13, 2017 8:54 am

Queried in early December and got an enthusiastic response mid-Dec. that she was enjoying my ms and would get back to me "ASAP." Nudged at 3 months. No response. Closing out.
from mgmystery
Apr 07, 2017 7:58 am

Since I've already queried her, I was looking for an actual email.

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