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Ms. Hilary Harwell

KT Literary

9249 S. Broadway #200-543

Highlands Ranch, CO 80129



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Website: ktliterary.com

Twitter: HilaryHarwell

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from coffeebreak
Sep 16, 2018 3:14 am


EQ: 9/13/18

100K YA Urban Fantasy
from oflauraleaves
Sep 11, 2018 5:39 pm


EQ: 9/4
ER: 9/10
MG Magical Realism 37,000
from KarolSevilla
Sep 06, 2018 7:25 pm


EQ: YA-Fantasy
ER: Form letter in two days.
from Patrick (admin)
Sep 01, 2018 11:25 am


Profile Update: Open to queries.

from Patrick (admin)
Jul 05, 2018 2:49 pm


Profile Update: Closed to queries.

(Thanks Cashwinne)
from Cashwinne
Jul 05, 2018 12:51 pm


Closed to queries until Sept 1st
from mandyw
Jun 22, 2018 11:49 am


6/22/18 EQ

YA Fantasy 95,000
from cupcake
Jun 06, 2018 11:27 am


1/26/18 EQ to Kate Testerman
1/27/18 PR from Hilary Harwell
She said Kate didn't feel my novel was a good fit for her list, but she was interested. Asked for five chapters and a synopsis.
4/4/18 FR
6/5/18 ER
Thanks so much for sharing [title] with me. While I found [name] to be a darling protagonist, I ultimately didn't connect with the project in the way I'd need to to pursue further and be the best champion for it. I do appreciate you sharing it with me and hope you'll keep me in mind for future work.


contemporary MG 65K
from bookwormwrites
Mar 13, 2018 8:28 pm


EQ 02.05
PR 02.11 (5 chapters + synopsis)
ER 03.13 personalized

YA Fantasy 78k
from Patchi
Mar 13, 2018 7:34 am


Q 3/2/18 YA fantasy
R 3/12/18 not right for her list
from Buddrcup
Feb 03, 2018 10:26 am


EQ: 1/22/18
ER: 1/28/18
Very helpful personalized rejection with an invitation to resubmit query if I try her suggestion.
2nd EQ: 1/30/18: Revised ms opening based on her suggestion and resubmitted query per her invitation
ER: 2/3/18 personalized rejection
52,000 word MG Contemporary Supernatural Mystery
from courtshipofthemonsters
Jan 29, 2018 9:42 pm


EQ: 01/23/18
ER: 01/29/18

This was one of the kindest rejections I’ve received to date. She seems wonderful and I’ll definitely be querying again once my next project is complete.
from PilotKelson1056
Jan 13, 2018 11:42 am


EQ: 1/9
ER: 1/13
from Patrick (admin)
Jan 01, 2018 10:59 am


Profile Update: Open to queries.

from katieob
Nov 11, 2017 7:51 am


I sent my query on 10/22/17 and haven't heard back--- the website says they try to reply to all queries in 2 weeks. Has anyone heard back from her from a query sent on/after 10/22? Thanks!

Update: I nudged her and she replied that she had replied a few days after my query but they were having server problems. This was followed by a form rejection. :(

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