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Ms. Maria Carvainis

Maria Carvainis Agency, Inc.

1270 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 2320

New York, NY 10020



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Website: mariacarvainisagency.com

AAR Member: Yes

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: Yes

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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Aug 24, 2015 5:58 pm


PR: April
Offer of Rep from different agent, nudged August 22
FR: August 24
from EMBmom
Aug 19, 2015 10:21 am


EQ - 1/12/15 to Elizabeth Copps
PR - 1/21/15 (from assistant)
FR - 4/9/15 (from assistant)
ER - 8/19/15 personalized from Ms. Copps
from MoonChiquita
Jul 28, 2015 12:00 pm


EQ: March 31
PR: April 14 (from assistant)
Nudged: June 23 - Received extremely nice reply from different assistant, assuring me my MS is still in their queue and apologizing for the delay. As of today (July 28), I still haven't heard a peep. Debating whether to nudge again, but I don't want to appear like a pest...

For those wondering about pasting vs. attaching for this agency, I did attach the synopsis and two chapters as PDFs, so clearly that was not a deterrent.
Jun 26, 2015 12:11 am


I submitted a partial as requested back in mid-April and still haven't heard back. Hoping to hear from them soon!
Jun 14, 2015 9:34 am


6/4 EQ following a #pitmad favorite from Elizabeth Copps
6/12 Full request
Reading the comments here has me so excited; trying not to get my hopes up too high!

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