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Ms. Jennifer Grimaldi

Chalberg & Sussman

115 West 29th St, Third Floor

New York, NY 10001

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from Stargrave
Aug 27, 2019 8:07 pm

EQ: 7/4/19
CNR: 8/27/19

Epic Space Opera, 150k
from not_a_witch
Aug 20, 2019 6:47 pm

Sent follow-up
from mirandamiller137
Aug 19, 2019 6:29 am

EQ: 6/7/19
CNR: 8/19/19

108k Adult historical fiction
from hummingbirdpnw
Aug 08, 2019 4:22 pm

EQ: 6/10/19
CNR: 8/8/19

Adult modern fantasy 120k
from GeriMC
Aug 02, 2019 9:08 pm

EQ: 6/1/19
Given that her twitter says she's running behind, I've removed my CNR. I'm in no rush to give up hope on an agent!
CNR 8/2/19
The site says they typically reply in 4 weeks, but she had tweeted a while back she was running behind, but we're now at 8 weeks so I'm CNRing this.

Adult Fantasy 80k
from Patrick (admin)
Jul 17, 2019 6:07 pm

Profile Update: Closed to queries.

(Thanks mlstweet)
from mlstweet
Jul 17, 2019 5:49 pm

Currently closed to queries. 7/17/2019
from Utopiandreams
Jul 13, 2019 8:39 pm

EQ: 5/31/19
Nudge w/offer: 7/1/19
CNR: 7/13/19
YA SF 81k
from colacchio
Jul 12, 2019 5:41 am

EQ 7/12/19

98k Adult Fantasy
from GeriMC
Jul 10, 2019 3:26 pm

This from Jennifer's twitter:
July 1: just a note: I am SO behind on queries/etc but I am getting through them! If you haven't heard from me, I love you, I will be in touch, watch this space for updates
July 10: Update! I will be closing to queries one week from today, Wednesday July 17th to give deserved time & attention to the oodles of terrific work stagnating in my inbox. Any unsolicited queries that come my way after that point I will be deleting unread.

So just maybe it's taking her longer than her typical 4 weeks to respond.
from davidm617
Jul 07, 2019 12:58 pm

EQ 6/12/19
CNR 7/7/19
Closed this after 25 days, no response.
from shawnspeakman
Jul 05, 2019 8:33 pm

EQ: 6/1/19
CNR: 7/5/19 (site says they respond within 4 weeks)

from elispencer
Jul 04, 2019 9:08 pm

EQ: 9/20/2018
PR: 9/22/2018 (Sent same day)
FR: 9/27/2018 (Sent same day)

In the meantime, I got an R&R from another agent, made the revisions, and offered on 4/24/19 to send it over if she was still interested.

5/28/2019: Asked me to send the R&R version
6/16/2019: Sent revised full

(For a YA Fantasy, ~99K.)

So there may be hope if you're one of those folks with an older full out! At the very least, not getting a response for a September submission didn't necessarily mean I was in "no, thank you!" territory.
from brandonmc87
Jun 27, 2019 8:17 am

EQ: 6/27/19

87K Adult Dark Fantasy
from mfdeluna
Jun 23, 2019 8:37 pm

EQ: 6/12/2019
CNR as of 6/24/2019

Jennifer seems to request fulls very quickly within 2 weeks so I’m now closing this.

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