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Ms. Merrilee Heifetz

Writers House

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Merrilee Heifetz

Writers House

21 West 26th Street
New York, NY 10010
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This agent is seeking the following genres:


Middle Grade
Science Fiction
Young Adult


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Known Clients (current & past)
Sarah Ash
Alexandra Bracken
Octavia Butler
Roseann Cash
Neil Gaiman
Laurell K. Hamilton
Sherrilyn Kenyon
Alethea Kontis
Melissa Marr
Robin McKinley
Perry Moore
Amanda Panitch
Beth Revis
Robyn Schneider
Bruce Sterling
Rachel Vincent
Author Comments
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06/27/2024 02:44 PM
Queried 2/2/24
Mistakenly marked CNR on 4/1 or so... edited when...
Partial requested and sent 4/15/24
Full requested and sent on 4/19/24
Kind personal rejection 6/26/24

It's been a rollercoaster, but because I fangirl one of her clients desperately I'm going to take getting as far as I did as a minor win, even if she didn't offer representation. Alllllmost there...
06/27/2024 07:22 AM
Queried 4/26
Adult Fantasy 99k
Form Rejection 6/26
05/22/2024 06:30 PM
YA science fantasy 101K words queried 5/22
04/17/2024 01:56 PM
Adult fantasy, 75,000 words

Queried 2/2, form rejection 4/17

Thank you so much for thinking of Merrilee for representation, but [TITLE] is not right for her list at this time. With her very full client list, Merrilee has to be extremely selective, and she wasn’t able to fully connect with your project. We wish you all the best, and thanks again for reaching out to us.
04/02/2024 04:03 AM
Adult epic fantasy 150k 02/04/2024
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