Ms. Marianne Merola

Brandt & Hochman Literary Agents, Inc.

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Marianne Merola

Brandt & Hochman Literary Agents, Inc.

1501 Broadway, Suite 2605
New York, NY 10036
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Literary Fiction
Middle Grade
Young Adult


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01/22/2024 11:23 PM
Q: 1/20/24
R: 1/22/24
11/01/2023 04:29 PM
Query 9/26/23
Reject 11/01/23

Form rejection: Thank you for thinking of me in connection with your writing. I’m not the right match for you on this project, but I wish you all good luck placing it in the right hands.

Literary fiction, 63k
09/05/2023 11:21 PM
Queried on 9/5/23 for 109K YA contemporary, rejected the same day. She doesn't say what her manuscript wish list is, so it was a longshot.
08/22/2023 08:36 AM
Query 8/15/23
Reject 8/16/23
MG 63k words
08/02/2023 08:27 PM
PB. rejection.
Same day reply. I appreciate rapid response.
There was little info on what type of MS she's looking for so it was a shot in the dark.

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