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Ms. Alyssa Henkin

Birch Path Literary

New York, NY

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from blackhand
Feb 07, 2023 10:46 am

Email Query: 1.9.23
Nudge with Offer of Representation: 1.31.23

YA Historical, 79k
from emilienantel
Jan 10, 2023 11:11 am

Email Query: 01/10/23

YA contemporary 61k
from Jlillie
Nov 23, 2022 8:23 am

9/28: Query through email
11/22: Request for a full!

84k Fantasy Romcom
from KathrynFaye007
Nov 06, 2022 3:51 pm

EQ: 6 November 2022

41k MG Scifi-Horror
from karenleespree
Nov 03, 2022 9:28 am

EQ. 11/3/22

MG Contemporary. 50K
from cleeculver
Sep 18, 2022 12:45 pm

submitted 6-19
rejected 7-18

from coconutfrog
Sep 03, 2022 1:39 pm

9/3/22: EQ

YA contemporary 82k
from Zippa6
Jun 14, 2022 12:18 pm

Her MSWL says she accepts graphic novel submissions, but it’s unclear whether she will accept submissions that are script-only. Many agents aren’t specific about this in their guidelines, and it’s frustrating! I sent an email inquiring on 6/10.

6/14 reply: "I do accept graphic novel submissions that are text only. Feel free to omit the art and submit the text sample as you would a PB or novel."
from MargueriteS
May 16, 2022 4:02 pm

Young adult and children
from drewlewis
May 12, 2022 10:10 am

Sent Query 1/05/22, with nudge 3 months later, still no response.
from judyjcs
Apr 30, 2022 12:10 pm

Sent query 2/9/22
Nudge w/ offer of rep 4/28
Kind step aside 4/29 - said they already have a client's book with a similar topic

Nonfiction PB
from ItalicsTheGreat
Apr 25, 2022 7:17 am

1/19/22 - Submitted query, synopsis & first 20 pages
4/12/22 -Notified her of an offer of rep
4/25/22 - Closing this out. No response. I’m thrilled to accept the offer of rep from the other agent!

Upper MG Contemporary Fantasy
from Cielle
Mar 22, 2022 2:31 pm

Sent a submission via email 3/22/22
from TooMuchCoffeeMan
Dec 02, 2021 3:00 pm

same rejection letter after about two months.
from writer316
Dec 01, 2021 6:10 pm

EQ: 10/31/2021
ER: 12/1/2021

YA contemporary/sci-fi/romance 80k
Thanks so much for the chance to consider your work and sorry for my long delay in responding. You may have already found a great home for this by now. Unfortunately, I’m not the right agent advocate currently. I wish you success with the project.

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