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Ms. Kiana Nguyen

Donald Maass Literary Agency

1000 Dean Street, Suite 252

Brooklyn, NY 11238

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Twitter: kianangu

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E-Mail: Yes

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from RebC123
May 24, 2019 7:09 am

PitMad request full: 3/9
Nudged: 5/22

YA Fantasy at 60K
from Daisy22
May 23, 2019 11:28 am

5/23/19 Pitdark request for Full + Query

71k YA myth retelling
from zehvran
May 10, 2019 11:34 am

EQ: 04/21/2019
Nudge with offer: 04/30/2019
FR: 05/01/2019
Super kind, encouraging step-aside 05/10/2019. Kiki's feedback on my full was honestly so nice it made my day. Good luck to the others querying her!

YA Contemporary Fantasy, 100k
from swatithegeek
May 08, 2019 9:55 am

EQ: 05/08/19

YA Romance, 82k
from emmatens
Apr 27, 2019 2:49 pm

EQ: 04/27/2019

YA Historical Fantasy, 77k
from swatithegeek
Apr 26, 2019 11:33 am

EQ: 02/22/19

Withdrew query to focus on YA romance: 04/26/19

Contemporary Romance, 67k
from eflora
Apr 23, 2019 10:40 am

pitmad FR: 03/26
Confirmed receipt 04/23
Kiana said my email got lost in her inbox! Guess I should technically start the waiting process *now* haha.
YA CF 81k
from imjjang
Apr 09, 2019 12:20 pm

EQ: 2/12/2019
ER: 4/9/2019

I CNR'ed a while ago!

Psychological Thriller 62K
from JMAtkinson
Mar 13, 2019 10:01 pm

EQ: 6/13/18 Contemporary Romantic Suspense
Per Tweet about losing submissions in June and July, I re-submitted 8/24/2018
CNR: 03/13/19
from abbyrosebeck
Mar 11, 2019 10:15 am

EQ: March 2
96k upper YA contemporary
from hopeshores
Mar 09, 2019 8:51 pm

EQ 3/9/19

YA contemporary 83K
from BrittanyEvans
Mar 06, 2019 7:05 pm

I forgot to record this but Kiki liked my pitmad pitch on December 6th, per her twitter all pitches she liked she wanted the full manuscript.
EQ with full: Dec 9th/18
Nudged March 4th/19
Responded March 5/19: She accidentally sent the feedback email to herself back in January but offered me a revise and resubmit with TONS of helpful edits and notes!
80k YA Fantasy
from imjjang
Feb 12, 2019 10:06 am

EQ: 1/12/2019

Psychological Thriller 61K
from swatithegeek
Jan 23, 2019 8:14 pm

EQ: 11/12/18
Nudge: 01/13/18
Response, I'm still in the queue: 01/15/18
ER, form: 01/24/19

Contemporary Romance/Rom Com
from JVision88
Jan 23, 2019 4:53 pm

EQ: 11/10
ER: 1/23


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