Ms. Michelle Tessler

The Tessler Literary Agency

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Michelle Tessler

The Tessler Literary Agency

27 West 20th Street, Suite 1003
New York, NY 10011
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Query Methods
Accepts queries via...
Online Form [Go To Form]
This agent is seeking the following genres:


Literary Fiction
Women's Fiction


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Author Comments
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04/23/2024 01:10 PM
CNR after...whoops...389 days. I guess I'd forgotten about this one. She must have, too. ;)
12/16/2023 12:27 PM
Can't access the website or the form
05/09/2023 05:06 AM
FQ: 25 Apr 2023
Commercial Women's Fiction: 99k
CNR: 9 May 2023 Oh well, apparently I'm in lots of good company.
04/25/2023 07:12 PM
Her submission form is crap. Doesn't adequately work and has a piss-poor user interface; and her website hasn't been updated in a couple of years. She does seem to represent some good books.
04/11/2023 11:12 AM
4.11.23 responded within two hours of query, asking for first three chapters
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