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Ms. Julia Eagleton

The Gernert Company

136 East 57th Street, 18th floor

New York, NY 10022



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Website: www.thegernertco.com

Twitter: juliareagleton

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from edoyle02
Nov 28, 2019 1:25 pm


EQ: 11/15/2019
PR: 11/19/2019
Form rejection: 11/28/2019
from Sculptress
Nov 19, 2019 5:00 pm


EQ - 10/18/19
PR - 10/22/19 - asked for first 50 pages
ER - 11/18/19 - I wrote to her with an update that I had received a short story award and publication from a national magazine; she wrote back within minutes to congratulate me and to tell me that my manuscript wasn't for her.

Memoir - 97K

from Patrick (admin)
Oct 28, 2019 4:58 pm


Thanks trevnli
from tranustu
Oct 28, 2019 3:15 pm


her twitter:
https://twitter.com/juliareagleton
from boosker
Aug 06, 2019 10:46 am


EQ: 5/9/19
PR: 5/13/19
FR: 8/5/19

Lit Fic/Magical Realism, 83K
from rejectionsurvivalist
Nov 18, 2018 12:50 pm


EQ: 7/6/18
FR: 7/11/18, submitted 7/12, confirmed receipt same day and said she hopes to get back to me within three weeks.
Nudge 8/28, after 6.5 weeks... response same day, hopes to get to it in the next couple weeks and thanked me for my patience.
Nudge #2, 11/14. Response 11/15, apologized for the delay and said an assistant had read it and enjoyed, so she was looking forward to taking a look and hopes to have time this weekend.
Rejection 11/18; "didn't connect enough overall"

Lit fic 50k
from DiscoStories
Nov 05, 2018 11:44 am


EQ: 10/9/18
FR: 10/11/18
ER: 11/4/18
Memoir
This one was tough, as I really got my hopes up... she emailed me the day after she received my ms to say that she was enjoying it and to please let her know if I receive any offers. I was over the moon! Thought I'd hear soon, but 3 weeks later, rejection with no feedback, other than "You clearly are a talented writer, but this is not for me." I am certainly appreciative of the talented writer compliment, but wish i knew why it's not for her... oh well, on to the next.
from LightofBeauty
Jul 21, 2018 11:27 am


EQ: 7/17
PR: 7/18, she's fast! Requested the first 50 pages, sent same day. She confirmed receipt 7/19.
ER: 7/20 Form rejection, not for her (she misspelled the title of my book lol)

I only just now found out that Julia is an assistant, and she's an assistant to Sarah Burnes, who rejected my manuscript when I first queried it last year. If I had known she was Sarah's assistant, I wouldn't have bothered. That definitely explains why she rejected it so quickly.

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