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Ms. Katelyn Hales

Robin Straus Agency, Inc.

229 East 79th Street

New York, NY 10075



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Website: www.robinstrausagency.com

Twitter: Katelyn_Hales

AAR Member: No

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from Patrick (admin)
Jun 09, 2020 6:42 pm


Profile Update: No longer listed on the agency website.
from jdbe27270618
Mar 18, 2020 12:50 pm


EQ: 03/18/2020

YA Fantasy
from cwbuecheler
Mar 12, 2020 2:02 pm


EQ: 2/13/20
ER: 3/12/20 - pleasant form

Contemporary Fantasy, 93k Words
from Patrick (admin)
Mar 05, 2020 5:09 am


Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from Nadler369
Mar 04, 2020 3:02 pm


EQ: 2/5/20
ER: 3/4/20
125k Fantasy
from lnloft
Feb 20, 2020 5:47 pm


Personalize query: 1/18/20
Form rejection: 2/20/20

100k science fantasy
from MackLittle
Feb 09, 2020 9:18 pm


SF/Fantasy, lit fiction, memoir (to query or not??)
from cdrebel11
Dec 20, 2019 12:19 pm


EQ: 12/20/19

85K adult urban fantasy
from mckerih
Nov 26, 2019 5:02 pm


EQ: 11/22
ER: 11/26, (pleasant) form

Comic Fantasy 84K
from MAnthony99
Nov 25, 2019 3:50 pm


EQ: 10/16/2019. Memoir.
ER: 11/25/2019.
from Rose_Hill
Nov 05, 2019 8:13 pm


EQ: 9/15/2019
ER: 11/5/2019

145k Adult Epic Fantasy
from Nadler369
Oct 27, 2019 12:04 pm


EQ: 10/16/2019
ER: 10/25/2019
Fantasy, 125k
Thank you for your interest in our agency. We have reviewed the material you sent regarding your manuscript and are sorry to report to you that we will not ask to consider the work for representation.

Please understand that we are a small agency and take on very few new clients. With limited time and personnel, we've learned to trust our instincts about whether there would be a good fit between a particular writer and us. We certainly recognize that we might well be passing up a good opportunity.

We wish you the best of luck in placing this with another agent and ultimately, a publisher.
from LUV4NA
Aug 02, 2019 3:00 pm


EQ: 7/26/19
ER: 8/2/19

NA Contemporary Fantasy
from AlexisBee
Jun 14, 2019 3:42 pm


EQ: 4/5/2019
Partial request: 4/5/2019 (half an hour later, requested first 50 pages)
ER (personalized, no feedback): 4/16/2019

Katelyn responded VERY quickly to my initial query but after submitting the first 50 pages, she turned it down. She "didn't respond with enough enthusiasm to the prose." She is the most prompt and personal agent I've contacted so far.

105k Adult fantasy
from tdubphyz
Jun 07, 2019 10:09 am


EQ: 5/6/2019
ER: 6/7

LF, 92k

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