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Mr. Jim McCarthy

Dystel Goderich & Bourret LLC

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General

Jim McCarthy

Dystel Goderich & Bourret LLC

One Union Square West, Suite 904
New York, NY 10003
Website:
www.dystel.com
AALA Member:
Yes (Visit Site)
Query Methods
Accepts queries via...
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Genres
This agent is seeking the following genres:

Fiction

Action/Adventure
Chick Lit
Children's
Commercial
Contemporary
Family Saga
Fantasy
  • Fantasy, Contemporary/Urban
  • Fantasy, Magical Realism
Graphic Novel
Historical
Horror
Humor/Satire
LGBTQ+
Literary Fiction
Middle Grade
  • Middle Grade, Contemporary
  • Middle Grade, Fantasy
  • Middle Grade, Historical
  • Middle Grade, Literary
  • Middle Grade, Mystery
  • Middle Grade, Science Fiction
Multicultural
Mystery
Offbeat/Quirky
Romance
  • Romance, Category
  • Romance, Contemporary
  • Romance, Historical
  • Romance, Paranormal
  • Romance, Thriller/Suspense
Short Story Collections
Thrillers/Suspense
Upmarket
Women's Fiction
Young Adult
  • Young Adult, Contemporary
  • Young Adult, Fantasy
  • Young Adult, Historical
  • Young Adult, Literary
  • Young Adult, Mystery
  • Young Adult, Paranormal
  • Young Adult, Paranormal Romance
  • Young Adult, Romance
  • Young Adult, Science Fiction

Non-Fiction

Art/Photography
Biography
Cultural/Social Issues
Current Affairs/Politics
History
Journalism
Juvenile/Graphic
LGBTQ+
Memoir
Multicultural
Narrative
Pop Culture
Psychology
Travel
Women's Issues
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Known Clients (current & past)
Jade Adia
Michael Arceneaux
Livia Blackburne
Julia Blackwell
Jessica Brody
Mary Carter
Laura Creedle
Fallon Demornay
Sean Easley
Eric Gansworth
Mark Henry
Geoff Herbach
Kosoko Jackson
Serena Kaylor
Phoebe Kitanidis
Katrina Kwan
Remy Lai
Victoria Laurie
Fonda Lee
Shawntelle Madison
Richelle Mead
Tehlor Kay Mejia
Saundra Mitchell
Rebecca Mix
Candice Montgomery
Cynthia Platt
Caroline Richmond
Michelle Rowen
Barb Schwarz
Mindi Scott
Kevin Scott
David Sears
Tess Sharpe
Laura Silverman
Lauren Spieller
Jessica Spotswood
Margaret C. Sullivan
Robin Talley
Diana Urban
Christine Virnig
Author Comments
Comments by authors about this agent.
author11171
07/12/2024 07:44 PM
Pretty fast reply, 6 days.
Rejected

31k Middle Grade Fantasy
hayliestopher
07/12/2024 02:39 PM
Queried 7/6
Form rejection 7/12
Appreciate the quick response!
Wishbelle
07/06/2024 05:37 PM
6/26
YA Fantasy 96K


Still waiting, seems like my query was skipped?



avocado
07/02/2024 10:39 AM
QM: 7/1
FR: 7/2
97k YA fantasy

"Thank you for thinking of me. Unfortunately, I don't believe that I'm a match for this project at present. I thank you, sincerely, for the chance to consider your work, and I wish you all the best of luck with it."

Thanks for the quick response!
duanecraig
07/02/2024 08:47 AM
A kind, encouraging "no thanks" in just a day. Thank you for the quick response, Jim!
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Agent Interviews
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Profile History
Last Update:
07/29/2022 - Genres updated.
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