Ms. Shawna McCarthy

The McCarthy Agency, LLC

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Shawna McCarthy

The McCarthy Agency, LLC

456 9th Street, #28,
Hoboken, NJ 07030
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This agent is seeking the following genres:


General Fiction
Science Fiction


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Known Clients (current & past)
Daniel Abraham
Eric Flint
Nicola Griffith
Alex Jannings
Jane Jensen
J.F. Lewis
Wil McCarthy
Christopher Rouochio
Jeffrey Scott
Robert Charles Wilson
Sarah Zettel
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02/01/2024 12:50 PM
1/30/24 Query
1/31/24 - Request for 10 pages

Take your victories where you can!

2/1 Rejection - Nevermind…that was fast. Discouraging is an understatement.

01/25/2024 09:15 AM
EQ: 1/25/24
81k YA fantasy/fairy tale retelling.

I don't really expect a response, but hey, might as well take a shot!
01/24/2024 11:29 AM
EQ: 9/29/23
CNR: 1/24/24

100k fairytale retelling
12/19/2023 07:24 PM
Queried: 12/19/23
Adult dark contemporary fantasy

I honestly don't expect a response, but nothing gained nothing ventured.
12/09/2023 02:45 PM
This agency appears to not have a web site.
This individual is a famous editor, and/but she was born in 1954.
Personally, I will pass on this one despite evidence of her responding to queries.
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01/28/2022 - Genres updated.
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