Ms. Christine Goss

The Purcell Agency, LLC

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Christine Goss

The Purcell Agency, LLC

Website:
www.ThePurcellAgency.com
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Genres
This agent is seeking the following genres:

Fiction

Commercial
Contemporary
Family Saga
Fantasy
  • Fantasy, Magical Realism
Graphic Novel
Historical
LGBTQ+
Literary Fiction
New Adult
Romance
  • Romance, Category
  • Romance, Contemporary
  • Romance, Historical
  • Romance, Paranormal
  • Romance, Thriller/Suspense
Upmarket
Women's Fiction
Young Adult
  • Young Adult, Contemporary
  • Young Adult, Fantasy
  • Young Adult, Historical
  • Young Adult, Literary
  • Young Adult, Mystery
  • Young Adult, Paranormal Romance
  • Young Adult, Romance

Non-Fiction

Biography
Cookbook
Cultural/Social Issues
Food/Lifestyle
Gardening
How To
LGBTQ+
Memoir
Nature/Ecology
Parenting
Pop Culture
Relationship/Dating
Self-Help
Women's Issues
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SarahLRWriter
02/19/2024 10:40 AM
Queried: 11/6
Full request: 11/12
QM Message: referred full to colleague, Cathie Hedrick-Armstrong

I don't know how to mark this up in Querymanager, since there doesn't seem to be an option.
bxallmrz
02/14/2024 03:54 PM
Queried: Oct 24 2023
Full Request: Oct 28 2023
Sent: Oct 29 2023
Full Rejection: Feb 15 2024

Full ms rejection with some small personalized feedback, but I'll definitely query her again in the future.

Adult Fantasy Romance 84K

johnathanpeabody
01/25/2024 03:03 PM
Query: 10/25/2023
Full request: 11/08/2023, sent same day
Rejection: 01/25/2024
110K Queer YA Fantasy

Thank you for sending me the manuscript for XXX.

While this premise is exciting and I enjoy your writing, this didn’t wrap me up as I hope a story does in order to take it on. I know this isn’t ideal, and this is incredibly subjective. I’m sure another agent will feel differently.

Thank you for the opportunity, and good luck with other agents.
BooksandBeer
01/23/2024 04:22 PM
query 10/19
Full request 10/22
women's fiction/romance 83k

Full Rejection 1/23- minimal feedback







author_jgharris
12/17/2023 11:11 AM
FQ: 11/08/23
Full request: 11/11/23 (sent the next day, with a note saying that I revised and reshuffled my opening chapters, which I hope she's okay with since it's different from the sample pages I queried.)

Rejected 12/12/23
Adult Fantasy 103K

I'm sad of course as this is my third full rejection but she gave me some really great feedback. The only problem is it contradicts what some other agents have told me but I guess that's why they say it's a subjective business, lol. Anyway, she was very kind and detailed which I appreciate. Seems like a nice agent to work with.


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11/20/2023 - Closed to queries.
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