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Ms. Libby McGuire

The Gernert Company

136 East 57th Street, 18th floor

New York, NY 10022

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Twitter: libbymicg

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from ElianaM
May 07, 2018 3:59 pm

I just emailed them to ask what will become of my query since she is no longer with the agency.

Update: They told me to just query someone else in the agency.
from Patrick (admin)
Apr 27, 2018 5:30 am

Profile Update: No longer listed on the agency website.

(Thanks LightofBeauty)
from LightofBeauty
Apr 26, 2018 9:45 pm

Libby is officially taken off of Gernert's website and is no longer an agent.
from LightofBeauty
Apr 20, 2018 12:27 pm

EQ: 3/10
PR: 3/14

4/16 It was recently announced that she's the new Head of Atria, so most likely she won't be agenting anymore.

I gave her a nudge of congrats and asked if she'll still be an agent and if my work is still being considered.


She responded! She told me that she won't be taking on any novels in her new position, so that's that with that, and obviously she won't be agenting at Gernert or agenting in general for that matter. Happy for her though, she's fabulous.
from safashaqsy
Jan 14, 2018 11:36 am

EQ: 12 Jan 2018

YA contemporary
from KristenH
Jan 08, 2018 4:15 pm

Eq 11/10/17 (Venom)
CNR 1/8/18 (No word from nudge.)
from Junebug
Oct 11, 2017 1:17 pm

EQ: 07/20/17
CNR: 4-6 wks a pass

Upmarket Commercial Fiction, Suspense/Thriller 74K
from lesomers
Sep 20, 2017 5:35 pm

EQ: 9/19/17

97k fantasy
from Jennifer13
May 22, 2017 5:58 pm

EQ: 4/17/17
FR: 5/5/17
ER: 5/22/17 brief, personalized email

99K upmarket commercial fiction
from Catsamoa79
May 21, 2017 2:04 pm

EQ: 3/21/17
CNR: 5/21/17
4-6 weeks, otherwise a pass

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