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Ms. Holly Root

Root Literary

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Holly Root

Root Literary

Los Angeles, CA
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Website:
rootliterary.com
Blog/Other:
www.publishersmarketplace.com/members/hroot/
Twitter:
@hroot
AALA Member:
Yes (Visit Site)
Query Methods
Accepts queries via...
E-Mail
Closed to Unsolicited Queries
Genres
This agent is seeking the following genres:

Fiction

Chick Lit
Commercial
Fantasy
Middle Grade
Romance
Science Fiction
Thrillers/Suspense
Women's Fiction
Young Adult

Non-Fiction

General Non-Fiction
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Known Clients (current & past)
Becky Albertalli
M.G. Buehrlen
Chelsea Campbell
Rae Carson
Alison Cherry
Manda Collins
Liz Fichera
Addison Fox
Alan Gratz
Jasmine Guillory
Kristen Harmel
Kelly Harms
Rachel Hawkins
Christina Lauren
Victoria Lee
Jessica Lewis
Maureen Lipinski
Amanda Maciel
Jen Malone
Denis Markell
Myra McEntire
Jill Myles
Kayla Olson
Lisa Patton
Jane Porter
Ashley Poston
Tess Rafferty
C.J. Redwine
Victoria Schwab
Lauren Thoman
Author Comments
Comments by authors about this agent.
KT1525
11/07/2022 01:58 AM
EQ: 04/08/22 to agency
3-month window passed, no response.

Sci-fi 100k
Profile Update

Patrick (Admin)
10/26/2022 12:08 PM
Profile Update: Closed to queries. Thanks letodd7
letodd7
10/26/2022 09:28 AM
Sent to agency in general 10/26

@patrick, Holly Root is listed as closed on their site.
gmyshirt
10/06/2022 05:34 PM
Email Query Sent 09-01-22 to the agency at large
Auto reply confirmation of receipt
medievalismist
10/03/2022 02:06 PM
EQ: 6/27/22
Autoresponse said 3 months
CNR: 10/3/22

33k adult fantasy novella
writergd
09/30/2022 03:19 PM
EQ sent to agency: 8/15/22
96k YA Fantasy (no auto reply received)

EQ sent again with a note about resubmitting 9/30/22
(Auto reply received! Typed in the email address this time)
Mostamand
09/12/2022 09:17 PM
9/12/2022
Novelist103
09/01/2022 03:55 PM
Email Query sent 9/1/22 to the agency at large
92K Upmarket WF
Confirmation auto reply received
jennybquery
08/04/2022 02:34 PM
8-4-2022 - Query Sent to the AGENCY
94,000 word Upmarket Fiction
Received an automatic reply
nephetys
07/17/2022 03:39 AM
7.15.2022 - Query Sent to the AGENCY
129.000 words YA Fantasy
Received an automatic reply
writervfp
06/16/2022 12:35 AM
16/march- QUERY SENT TO ALL AGENTS
16/june - Deadline for response passed, CNR

contemporary fantasy, latina & queer, 76K
lauzydan
04/28/2022 05:01 PM
EQ 4/15/22

114K NA Epic Fantasy
blackhand
04/18/2022 03:54 PM
Email Query to Agency: 4.18.22

YA Historical, 97k
Melchizedek
04/02/2022 07:42 AM
Query sent to her agency on 4/2/22

Gothic fantasy 94k
ohotnitza
03/09/2022 10:12 PM
This agency is nice in that you can submit to the agency in general, and they'll check to see if anyone there is a good fit.
colbywilkens
02/25/2022 05:34 PM
Sumbitted to the agency rather than a particular agent: 2/25/2022

YA Horror 80k
aleenade3
02/22/2022 02:24 PM
does anyone know if this agency has a "no from one is a no from all" policy?
RCrawford
02/05/2022 01:24 PM
EQ: 2.5.2022

YA Paranormal Romance
105k
AmelieIS
01/30/2022 06:23 PM
Query sent: 30/01/22 sent to the whole agency
Romantic Fantasy (119K)
amandajlien
01/26/2022 01:23 PM
EQ 10/25 – addressed it to the agency as a whole per Ms. Root's PW profile. Since the agency has a "no from one = no from all policy," I felt that was best!
3-month deadline passed without response, marked as rejection

Adult SF, 101k
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Profile History
Last Update:
10/26/2022 - Closed to queries.
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