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Ms. Alexandra Machinist

ICM Partners

730 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10019



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Website: www.icmtalent.com/

Twitter: amachinist

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from HMatthews
Yesterday 10:25 am


EQ: 09/08/16 (86k literary mystery)
FR: 09/12/16 (sent same day)
ER: 01/23/17 (polite form, same as karambelas)
from karenleespree
Jan 10, 2017 9:34 am


EQ: 12/21 query only. YA
received a reply that there on vacay.... Should I resend the query when they're back? (After Jan. 3rd. )

It was a pass on 1/9
from writerEm
Jan 09, 2017 4:04 pm


EQ- 1/3/17
ER-1/9/2017
form
from Aggy_C
Dec 21, 2016 2:05 pm


@karenleespree Send once they are open to queries again. Do NOT wait; that will only put you further back in the line.
from tracycgold
Dec 21, 2016 10:47 am


@karenleespree I would wait until Mid-January and then resend. Give her a while to catch up on her email!
from immoore
Dec 15, 2016 2:10 pm


EQ: 11/18
ER Form: 12/14
96k YA Fantasy
from Writerwigglez
Dec 14, 2016 5:27 pm


EQ: 11/22
ER: 12/14
101K Fantasy
from JustinBrower
Dec 14, 2016 4:39 pm


EQ: 12/5
ER: 12/14
Form response.

Adult Fantasy - 87K
from ladytuono
Dec 14, 2016 4:30 pm


EQ: 12/3
Form reject 12/14
86k contemp LGBT fantasy
from karambelas
Dec 12, 2016 2:03 pm


EQ: 10/16
FR: 11/2

After just getting a VERY subjective rejection on my full, this full request feels pretty nice.

YA Contemporary fiction - 76K

UPDATE: 12/12 ER
"Thank you for sending your manuscript XXXX and thank you for your patience as I considered it. Unfortunately, I did not fall in love with this story as much as I hoped. I must regretfully decline this opportunity to take on your representation. While I was excited by the premise of this manuscript, I didn’t connect with the voice. Again, thank you, and I wish you the best of luck as you continue to write. "
from melaniehoo
Nov 28, 2016 2:46 pm


EQ: 6/27/16
FR: 6/28/16
ER: 11/28/16 -- polite rejection and thanked me for being patient.

Nudge 9/7. Still hadn't read it.

80K YA sports romantic comedy
from Lizzie
Nov 18, 2016 11:08 pm


EQ 11.4.16
ER 11.17.16
Historical 83,000
from LBasher7
Nov 17, 2016 3:40 pm


EQ: 11/16
FR: 11/17

75k Adult Thriller
from KVelasquez
Oct 31, 2016 2:47 pm


EQ: 10/11/16
ER: 10/31/16

98K YA Sci-Fi
from TPC222
Oct 27, 2016 1:17 pm


From what I've heard, it could take months for her to return an email. But when she's on, she's on!!

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