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Mr. Barry Goldblatt

Barry Goldblatt Literary Agency, Inc.

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Barry Goldblatt

Barry Goldblatt Literary Agency, Inc.

320 7th Avenue, Suite 266
Brooklyn, NY 11215
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This agent is seeking the following genres:


Graphic Novel
Middle Grade
  • Middle Grade, Contemporary
  • Middle Grade, Fantasy
  • Middle Grade, Historical
  • Middle Grade, Literary
  • Middle Grade, Mystery
  • Middle Grade, Science Fiction
Picture Book
Science 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
  • Young Adult, Science Fiction


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Known Clients (current & past)
Holly Black
Michael Ian Black
Libba Bray
Stephanie Burgis
Toni Buzzeo
Cecil Castellucci
Cassandra Clare
Bruce Coville
Michelle Hodkin
Jo Knowles
Jane Kurtz
Kate Milford
Ellen Oh
Robin Wasserman
Laura Wiess
Fran Wilde
Author Comments
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11/16/2023 05:10 PM
QM form: 10/28/23
40k MG retelling
Form rejection 11/16/23

11/14/2023 08:57 PM
Query Submission: 11/2/2023
Form Rejection: 11/9/2023
7 days
YA Sci-Fi, 90k words


Dear <Name>,

I'm sorry, but your project does not sound like a fit for me at this time, and so I will have to pass. Thank you for considering me and I wish you all the best in finding a great home for your work.

Barry Goldblatt
11/10/2023 01:16 PM
Very polite rejection letter. Close to his Average Reject Time: 6 days for me.
10/30/2023 04:21 PM
5 days, followed by a form letter rejection. Another one bites the dust.
10/23/2023 02:53 PM
FQ: 10/19
FR: 10/20

Adult Urban Fantasy 121k
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10/12/2023 - Genres updated.
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