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Ms. Nicki Richesin

Dunow, Carlson & Lerner Literary Agency

San Francisco, CA



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Website: dclagency.com

AAR/AALA Member: No

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from reason
Oct 22, 2021 2:04 pm


EQ: 7/5/21
CNR: 10/22/21

YA 85K
from sweetpea3
Oct 20, 2021 1:04 pm


EQ 10/18 (had met previously via zoom interview with my writing mentor)
Memoir
Pass: 10/19 with very thoughtful, supportive email saying she loved my writing but basically memoir is a tough sell right now
from ArtEqualsOxygen
Aug 21, 2021 1:56 pm


EQ 5/6/21
Memoir
CNR 8/21/21
from TooMuchCoffeeMan
Aug 01, 2021 12:09 pm


CNR @ 37 days
from Patrick (admin)
Jun 25, 2021 11:45 am


Profile Update: Changed agencies. Formerly with Wendy Sherman Associates.

Thanks karareynolds
from karareynolds
Jun 24, 2021 10:04 pm


She's on the DCL website now, FYI. Assuming that means she's ready to accept queries there.
from Patrick (admin)
Jun 15, 2021 10:55 am


Moving to Dunow, Carlson & Lerner. No further information available at this time.
from Patrick (admin)
Jun 12, 2021 5:44 pm


Profile Update: No longer listed on the agency website.
from smashem
Nov 26, 2019 10:42 am


EQ: 11/12/19
Nudge with offer: 11/14/19
CNR: 11/26/19
85k YA Paranormal Mystery
from MAnthony99
Oct 29, 2019 8:55 am


EQ: 9/16/2019. Graphic Memoir.
CNR: 10/29/2019.
from kmeifler
Aug 28, 2019 11:27 am


EQ: 8/27/19

70k spec fic
from jlp123
Jul 22, 2019 3:18 am


EQ: 4/19/19 (89k, upmarket fiction)
CNR: 7/22/19
from jsk_31
Jul 16, 2019 8:33 am


EQ 7/16/19, lit fic 80,500 words
from fitzwater
Apr 13, 2019 2:35 pm


EQ: 7/24
Full request, exclusive: 8/2
Sent same day, exclusive granted for 2 weeks
Revise and resubmit request: 8/13

Pass: 2/1
from cldekanter
Mar 31, 2019 11:41 pm


Only replies to email queries in the affirmative. No news is a no. Don't follow up. (Did receive an automatic email confirming receipt of my query, which was reassuring.)

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