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Ms. Amy Berkower

Writers House

21 West 26th Street

New York, NY 10010



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Website: www.writershouse.com/

AAR Member: Yes

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: Yes

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from beth222
Feb 04, 2016 5:39 pm


EQ: 2/2
PR: 2/2 from Genevieve (editorial assistant)
ER: 2/3 complementary, personalized rejection

Literary Fiction
Feb 01, 2016 11:46 am


EQ: 12/9
PR from Genevieve (7 minutes later!): 12/9
1/6 E-mailed her saying I had changed something. Invited me to submit new version same day.
1/31 Nudge
2/1 Genevieve apologized for the delay and says she'll get to me within the week.

YA sci-fi
from LMSchune
Jan 29, 2016 1:24 pm


EQ: 1/14/16 (query only)
PR: 1/25/16
Reject: fast from Genevieve 1/29/16
Adult contemporary romance 93k
from shannonnora
Jan 11, 2016 4:02 pm


10/30 EQ (just a query, no pages or synopsis)
11/4 PR from Genevieve
11/8 personalized, complimentary rejection
from orangrila
Nov 02, 2015 4:28 pm


Did anyone send sample pages with their query, or is it just query plus synopsis? I can't find submission requirements for this agent, other than what's on the Writers' House site. Thanks!

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