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Mr. Dan Conaway

Writers House

21 West 26th Street

New York, NY 10010

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from Nostromo
May 04, 2018 8:52 am

EQ 4/04
CNR 5/04
Psychological Thriller
from JVillesvik
Mar 16, 2018 12:12 pm

Query email sent 3/16/18
from verakurian
Feb 27, 2018 4:22 pm

EQ adult psychological thriller 2/26/18
full request from assistant Andrea Vedder 2/27/18
from Fj2018
Feb 26, 2018 7:26 pm

EQ 1.20.18
ER 2.26.18 (Form)
Thriller 80k
from domberoonie
Feb 08, 2018 9:25 pm

Lit-Fic query rejection after 71 days.

Dear [my name]:
Dear Jerry,

Thank you very much for sending your query to Dan Conaway. He regrets that his busy schedule does not allow for a personal response and he has asked me to respond on his behalf.

He appreciated the opportunity to see your submission, but unfortunately, he is unable to offer you representation at this time. Due to the enormous number of submissions we receive here at Writers House, and an already crowded client list, we are forced to be extremely selective when considering new clients.

Please remember that this is only one opinion in a highly subjective business and another agency may feel differently. Good luck finding representation, and thank you for thinking of Writers House.

Andrea Vedder
from paddler
Jan 03, 2018 10:32 am

EQ 1/1/18 99k thriller
from Patrick (admin)
Nov 28, 2017 9:53 am

Profile Update: New email address.

from KristenH
Jul 10, 2017 4:21 pm

EQ 5/10/17 (requery Venom)--same day rejection (not taking any new clients presently.) I'll try Robin Rue next month with Venom.
Patrick, maybe you shoud make note of this.
from tennisplayernw
Jun 16, 2017 1:16 pm

EQ 6/5/17
from cdavidtaylor
Apr 20, 2017 12:42 pm

Agent for Kim Zupan, author of The Ploughmen
from dlawton
Feb 17, 2017 10:46 am

He told me on 2/16, "I'm sorry, but I'm not able to take on new clients right now."
from saritams8
Nov 21, 2016 3:29 pm

9/16 - Full Request in person
9/19 - Sent & received response that he received it.
11/19 - It's a no. A lovely, thorough, helpful no. Onward.
from PowerMeagan
Mar 18, 2016 3:40 pm

EQ: 3/18/16

Suspense/thriller 74k
from pickfordm
Feb 24, 2016 2:24 pm

I sent a partial through a referral on June 3, just followed up as I'd received no reply. Fingers crossed, though I'm guessing it's a no.
Update: he allowed me to re-send, with updated chapters.
Sent 2/22/16
from jjdean211
Feb 19, 2016 12:33 pm

2/18/16-eq...lit fic, 105 k

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