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Changed agencies. Formerly with The Rights Factory.

Ms. Cecilia Lyra

P.S. Literary Agency

New York, NY

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Twitter: ceciliaclyra

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from Eliza1822
Jan 27, 2021 10:25 am

Listened to her on the Manuscript Academy today doing 10 Queries. She said she requests lots of fulls because she likes to err on the side of requesting, but rejects most of them. I just realized their agency doesn't ask for any pages with the query letter, so it makes sense they'd have to request a lot of fulls to get any sense of the writing...
Jan 06, 2021 11:46 am

EQ 12/2
Full request: 12/3
Rejected with from from assistant/no feedback: 1/6/2021
from writerwriterwriter12
Jan 06, 2021 10:39 am

EQ: 11/30
Full request: 12/1
Rejected with form via assistant/no feedback: 1/6/21
from Patrick (admin)
Jan 04, 2021 6:20 am

Profile Update: Open to queries.
from BlueAndrews
Jan 04, 2021 6:02 am

Submitted 1/4 as per agency website they are open to queries on the 4th of January.

EQ- 1/4

YA contemporary 64K
from AllisonAWritings
Jan 04, 2021 4:46 am

I believed the agency is open to queries as of this morning.
from laury5
Dec 16, 2020 5:51 pm

12/10 Q and 1 ch.
12/16 Full request/synopsis
from Patrick (admin)
Dec 13, 2020 11:45 am

Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from Patrick (admin)
Nov 30, 2020 11:34 am

Profile Update: Changed agencies. Formerly with The Rights Factory.
from Patrick (admin)
Nov 29, 2020 7:32 pm

Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from Patrick (admin)
Oct 07, 2020 10:49 am

Profile Update: Now using QueryManager. Genres updated.
from jeeje2u
Dec 16, 2019 2:07 pm

10/18/19 EQ
12/16/19 CNR
Memoir 100k
from Zooks3
Jul 18, 2019 3:13 pm

7/18/19 EQ re: LONG & SHORT - Women's fiction - 63K
from ElizabethFamous
Mar 22, 2019 9:36 pm

The online form erased all formatting.
from Patrick (admin)
Mar 20, 2019 9:33 am

Profile Update: New online query form. Genres updated.

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