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Mr. Stephen Barbara

InkWell Management

521 Fifth Avenue, Ste 2600

New York, NY 10175

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from hickchickmom
Nov 15, 2016 7:13 pm

Gowiththeflow :-(
from gowiththeflow
Nov 15, 2016 2:18 pm

Hickchickmom, I got a full request a couple of years ago. Nudged twice, never heard anything. Sadly, I've had this experience with multiple agents. Not responding on a query is one thing, but on a full? I won't bother with Stephen again.
from hickchickmom
Nov 14, 2016 11:34 am

Has anyone on here gotten a full-request and then never heard anything back? I was so excited when Stephen requested my book because I thought, he's known to be fast and for giving great feedback. So even if he didn't want my book, I could get some agent insight on what I could improve. But I have heard nothing. He requested back in June and I've nudged twice (with plenty of time in between) and still nothing. It's so weird.
from klgreer
Nov 03, 2016 9:12 pm

EQ 10/16
CNR 11/3
118K gunpowder fantasy
from chicklegirl
Oct 31, 2016 10:17 am

EQ 10/31/16 (80K--YA speculative/time travel)
from thefeelingsfairy
Jul 01, 2016 12:20 pm

EQ: 12/5/2015
CNR: 7/1/2016

100k MG/YA crossover mythic fantasy
from hickchickmom
Jun 22, 2016 9:51 pm

EQ 6/20
FR 6/22

YA contemporary
from sparklyunicorn
May 08, 2016 2:18 pm

EQ 4/12
FR: 4/12
FRS: 4/12
Confirmation: 4/13
Rejection 4/17
The rejection was super personalized in why he didn't connect and I was pleasantly surprised at how speedy he was.
YA contemp 84k
from prcbuff
Mar 20, 2016 11:21 am

EQ 1/19
CNR 3/20

YA contemp fantasy, 91k
from heatherhead
Jan 02, 2016 6:48 pm

EQ: 1/2/16

Received immediate notification that email inbox is full and not accepting emails at this time.
from kdemeester
Nov 23, 2015 1:59 pm

EQ 11/20/2015
from london
Jul 16, 2015 11:57 pm

EQ 5/28
from shaedes
Jul 05, 2015 7:22 pm

EQ: 7/5
from MoonChiquita
May 06, 2015 10:54 am

EQ: March 6
CNR: May 6

YA retelling

Blah. :(
from cbrooke22
Apr 25, 2015 9:06 am

EQ: 3/27/15
CNR: 4/25/15
MG/YA Dark Fantasy

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