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Ms. Jana Hanson

Metamorphosis Literary Agency


Twitter: agentjana18

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from Patrick (admin)
Nov 21, 2022 8:40 am

Profile Update: No longer with this agency.
from Patrick (admin)
Nov 24, 2021 7:08 am

Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from netherfield82
Nov 03, 2021 3:33 pm

EQ- 10/31/21
ER - 11/2/21

Doesn't rep historical any more (listed on website still though)
Sep 30, 2021 7:56 pm

Sent below letting me know I was probably better off pitching query under different genre. Nice and helpful.

Thank you for querying me with the first three chapters of FOREVER. This seems like more of a memoir, or mainstream or literary fiction. I do not represent any of these genres.

Thank you again for the opportunity to read FOREVER, and I wish you the best of luck with your writing endeavors.


Jana Hanson
from CallWriterLee
Sep 21, 2021 2:57 pm

Contemporary YA 98k
FQ 9/20
FR 9/21

Thank you for querying me with the first three chapters of (book title). I'm sorry to say that, while the manuscript sounds interesting, it is not a good fit for me at this time.

Thank you again for the opportunity to read (book title), and I wish you the best of luck with your writing endeavors.
from Patrick (admin)
Sep 15, 2021 3:49 pm

Profile Update: Open to queries. Genres updated.
from MelissaMcKinnon
Apr 18, 2021 9:43 pm

YA Rom Com 49K

#PitMad Request: 9/7/2020
FR: 9/8/2020
FS: 4/19/2021

4/18/2021: We understand she's currently closed to queries, but we wanted to give her a chance to read in case we receive an offer a rep from the others who also requested a full at the end of last year, of which she was one.

9/8/2020: Unfortunately, we were directly in the path of Hurricane Sally, so we are still without internet/wifi. We let her know the situation with our technological issues, and she was very understanding. Will update this when I'm able to send out fulls again.
from Patrick (admin)
Apr 01, 2021 8:24 pm

Profile Update: Closed to queries.

Thanks emmaburns
from emmaburns
Apr 01, 2021 9:53 am

closed to queries April 1st
from ccosme722
Mar 28, 2021 10:45 am

EQ 3/10/21

ER 3/27/21

YA 57K
from VictoriaJayne
Mar 26, 2021 7:23 pm

1/5/21 - FQ
2/26/21 - CNR
3/26/21 - FR - "Contemporary romance is a very tough market to break into, especially with the Big 5 publishers. I am going to pass on requesting more"

98K - Contemporary Romance - Motorcycle Club Romance - 1st in Series

EQ: 7/7/20
Paused Query: 10/7/20 - sent message asking if I should withdraw and resubmit because I am consulting an editor and will be substantially reworking my project. Response - Thank you for letting me know! Why don't you withdraw this query and requery when you're ready. Good luck!

7/13/20 - Twitter update: A quick query update: I have responded to all QueryManager queries through July 9th.

I still have a few I'm holding over to read again.

I just checked QueryManager and mine is still listed as having no decision. Perhaps She's still holding onto mine. I'll keep it open a bit longer.

60K Contemporary Romance - Motorcycle Club Romance - First in Series
from matoaka
Feb 28, 2021 10:56 am

2/23 Historical with romantic elements 102k
2/27 ER with personal comment on why this book doesn't suit her
from Patrick (admin)
Jan 05, 2021 12:13 pm

Profile Update: Open to queries.
from qbee2001
Dec 02, 2020 8:44 pm

Very sweet and kind woman. Her clients are lucky
from pwilson962
Nov 12, 2020 6:13 pm

EQ: 10/23/2020
ER: 11/12/2020
Mystery 71K
Vague rejection letter - personal - saying that she did not connect with my MC (named). How this helps me, I don't know. It would be nice to know why, so if there is a character flaw, I could fix it. This rejection stung as I was assured by others that she would be a great agent for me. Oh well, guess not.

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