Ms. Ammi-Joan Paquette

Erin Murphy Literary Agency

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Ammi-Joan Paquette

Erin Murphy Literary Agency

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This agent is seeking the following genres:


Middle Grade
Young Adult


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Author Comments
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07/23/2021 01:03 PM
EQ: 5/14 -- she previously told me to contact her if I ended up without an agent again, so I figured that counted as a referral
Full request: 5/26
Nudge w/offer of rep: 7/8
Very kind step aside due to a very full client list: 7/23/21

YA fantasy, 88k
09/08/2020 12:25 PM
EQ: 09/04 (PitMad)
ER: 09/08, but Ms. Paquette was kind enough to refer me to query Ms. Gonzalez

YA Fantasy 71K
07/24/2020 12:12 PM
05.28 EQ by invite
07.24 CNR
12/05/2019 11:00 AM
5/23/19 #Pitdark Request
8/17/19 Emailed her with an updated MS from an R&R
8/17/19 (Full request an hour later!) Crossing my fingers so hard for this one!
9/23/19 Notified of R&R and Joan asked to see revised version as well
11/13/19 Nudged (no response yet)

YA Urban fantasy Myth Retelling with sci-fi elements 75k
09/12/2019 02:25 PM
EQ: 9/10 (we've met, and she's read previous manuscripts of mine and has offered me rep before)
FR: 9/12

YA Contemporary Fantasy.

Was having a rough day so this really helped, tbh
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