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Ms. Cari Lamba

Jennifer De Chiara Literary Agency

245 Park Avenue, 39th Floor

New York, NY 10167

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Twitter: CariLamba

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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Include the word "Query" along with the title of your work in the subject line with the first twenty pages in the body of the email, along with a one-paragraph bio and a one-paragraph synopsis. No attachments.

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from Patrick (admin)
Oct 27, 2019 2:06 pm

Profile Update: Genres updated.
from tharvey
Oct 24, 2019 3:11 pm

Lists picture books in her wishlist
from KristenH
May 11, 2019 2:35 pm

EQ 4/15/19 (Chain Reaction)
ER 5/8/19 (Passed--not good fit)
from LGV_AL
Mar 02, 2019 12:27 pm

EQ 2/27/19 literary mystery (about 96,800 words)
ER 3/2/19
from armstam3
Oct 10, 2018 3:51 pm

EQ: 10/7
ER: 10/9
from PerfectlyNormal
Sep 20, 2018 11:45 am

EQ: 9/8/2018 (PB)
ER: 9/12/2018 (form)
from JackSkellington
May 06, 2018 10:12 am

16 days from query to rejection.
Simple form rejection with personalized name. No feedback.
Picture Book.
from ktwills79
May 02, 2018 4:11 pm

EQ: 4/23
ER: 5/2

Form letter, but personalized with my name. At least she was fast!
from StephanieTheban
Apr 16, 2018 8:07 pm
from AuthorTeacherkl
Nov 21, 2017 3:03 pm

EQ: 10/11/17 (20 pp and 1 paragraph synopsis)
ER: 11/21/17 form

Contemporary con/heist 80k
from KristenH
Aug 03, 2017 4:05 pm

EQ 7/7/17 (Venom)
ER 7/31/17 (Passed--not a good fit.) Will try Marie next month with Venom.
from kojidae
Jul 05, 2017 4:05 am

EQ: 5/31
Request for full with bio and synopsis: 6/26
Sent full: 6/27
from orangrila
Jun 19, 2017 11:50 am

EQ: May 03
ER: June 19

I know it's early days yet, but looking at @BSheridan75's dates she seems to be reading out of order. The website doesn't say what the overall response policy is.

MG Fantasy
from mgmystery
Jun 14, 2017 7:15 am

Thanks, Orangrila. Hopefully, yours will be good news!
from orangrila
Jun 13, 2017 7:25 pm

oh, that's too bad, mgmystery! I wish you lots of luck with the next query.

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