Ms. Cathie Hedrick-Armstrong

Marsal Lyon Literary Agency, LLC

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Changed agencies. Formerly with The Purcell Agency.

Cathie Hedrick-Armstrong

Marsal Lyon Literary Agency, LLC

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This agent is seeking the following genres:


  • Romance, Contemporary
  • Romance, Fantasy
  • Romance, Historical
  • Romance, Thriller/Suspense
Women's Fiction
Young Adult
  • Young Adult, Horror
  • Young Adult, Mystery
  • Young Adult, Thriller/Suspense


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Patrick (Admin)
07/07/2024 06:28 AM
Profile Update: Closed to queries.
07/02/2024 07:36 PM
A (very) kind and encouraging form rejection after 25 days (70k thriller)
07/01/2024 10:21 PM
QM - 6/3/2024
FR - 6/13/2024
70k contemporary romance

06/30/2024 08:20 AM
Queried: 2024/06/06
Response: 2024/06/30
Form rejection
06/29/2024 01:43 PM
Queried 6/8.
Received rejection on 6/27.
(paraphrased) She said this was not a good fit for her for at this time, but not to be discouraged and continue persueing an agent, for in perseverance comes success. A kind and thoughtful let down. :-)
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07/07/2024 - Closed to queries.
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