Ms. Serene Hakim

Ayesha Pande Literary

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Serene Hakim

Ayesha Pande Literary

128 West 132 St
New York, NY 10027
AALA Member:
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Query Methods
Accepts queries via...
Online Form [Go To Form]
Closed to Unsolicited Queries
This agent is seeking the following genres:


Literary Fiction
Middle Grade
Women's Fiction
Young Adult
  • Young Adult, Fantasy
  • Young Adult, Science Fiction


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Joan Chen Ho
Jean Chen Ho
Hadley Leggett
Kaela Rivera
Author Comments
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06/02/2023 03:25 PM
website form submitted 6/29/22
7/1/22 full request, sent same day
8/3/22 Asked if I can send an updated version since I have some revisions I need to make (OOO reply)
8/22/22 She sent revision notes, said I'm welcome to resubmit if I revise (which I will!)
2/21/23 emailed her the revised MS after she confirmed it was okay to do so while she's still closed to queries
6/2/23 rejection with lovely detailed feedback. So sad.

100k YA fantasy
Profile Update

Patrick (Admin)
11/29/2022 03:11 PM
Profile Update: Closed to queries.
11/28/2022 02:08 PM
Form on website: July 1, 2022
Request for full: July 22, 2022
Nudge: Nov 17, 2022
Personalized rejection: Nov 28, 2022

45k YA Bangladeshi contemporary novel
11/24/2022 05:16 PM
Q: 7/27/22
Full request: 7/29/22, sent 7/31
Nudged: 11/15/22
Replied, my full went to her spam! Was very kind and apologetic. She still wants to read so I sent her my revised full!: 11/22/22

99k YA LGBTQ mystery
11/14/2022 01:16 PM
Form Query: 9/12/2022
CNR: 11/14/2022

87k YA fantasy
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Last Update:
11/29/2022 - Closed to queries.
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