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Ms. Jennifer Gates

Aevitas Creative Management

19 West 21st St, Ste 501

New York, NY 10010


Twitter: AevitasCreative

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from harperleary
Jul 11, 2022 10:42 am

Closing this one out at 78 days with no response.
from Patrick (admin)
Jun 09, 2022 6:24 am

Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from ehgray
Jun 09, 2022 1:19 am

Does not rep mysteries!
from robinkmoore
Sep 25, 2021 4:53 pm

Jennifer Gates has represented numerous New York Times bestselling and award-winning authors, among them Mira Bartók, author of the bestselling and NBCC Award winner The Memory Palace and the forthcoming The Wonderling; Maya Soetoro-Ng’s Ladder to the Moon; Eva Longoria’s Eva’s Kitchen; Thomas P.M. Barnett’s The Pentagon’s New Map; and Chris Gardner’s #1 New York Times bestseller The Pursuit of Happyness.

Gates received her BA in Psychology from Wesleyan University and worked in social services before becoming an editor at a division of HarperCollins. She joined Zachary Shuster Harmsworth as an agent in 1997. Jennifer Gates is a Senior Partner with Aevitas and Director of Strategic Partnerships.

Based in New York, Gates represents a range of nonfiction, including narrative and expert-driven works, memoirs, current affairs, pop culture, as well as literary fiction and children’s books.
from writingbubbly
Aug 24, 2021 9:54 pm

FQ: 8/24/2021

MG Fantasy 50K
from AbbyWilliams
Jul 24, 2021 5:57 pm

Update: 7/24/2021: CNR after 58 days.

05/27/2021 Submitted via the online form: memoir (77,000)
from onlyvivek
Jun 26, 2021 8:38 pm

6/26/21 : Submitted via online form.
Children's MG Urban Fantasy 20k
from Caterina_Zamora
Apr 25, 2021 1:59 pm

04/25/2021 Submitted manuscript for children's illustrated book.
from anikag
Sep 20, 2020 11:29 am

Is this agent punctual , does she work good ?
from KristenH
Apr 20, 2019 6:42 am

EQ 1/2/19 (Requery Venom)
CNR 4/2/19 (No word from nudges)
from Windmo
Mar 27, 2019 1:28 pm

Submitted 1st 50 pages - "Thanks for contacting us! Unfortunately, in light of the high volume of submissions we receive, we cannot reply to all of them. Please allow 4-6 weeks before inquiring about the status of your query or submission, and please let us know if you receive an offer elsewhere in the meantime."
from Patrick (admin)
Feb 11, 2019 12:00 pm

Profile Update: Genres updated.
from LGV_AL
Jan 15, 2019 8:48 pm

EQ Form 9/14/18 literary mystery
10/25/18 assume rejection
from writer832
Jun 16, 2018 1:47 pm

EQ 6/12/2018
from VickilynnBrunskill
Apr 26, 2018 10:31 am

EQ: 4/26/2018 memoir (online form. Query plus fifty pages.)

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