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Adams Basin, NY

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E-Mail: Yes (preferred)

Online Form: No

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from KellyFriedman2013
Jul 10, 2018 3:47 pm

EQ: 5/29/18 - Callie-lynn Wolfe
5/30/18 - Email confirming receipt of my query and that it was forwarded to the senior editor on the Black Rose Line. It will be assigned and reviewed. I should hear back in 45 days.
6/18/18 - Lara Parker requested the first 3-4 chapters. Sent.
6/22/18 - Lara Parker recommended rejection based on passive language & wordy phrasing around dialogue. However, she offered me the opportunity to re-write and re-submit. Working on edits now. She asked I submit the first half of the manuscript.
7/4/18 - Re-submitted half of the manuscript with the edits Lara Parker Suggested. Fingers crossed people!!
7/10/18 - Rejected. My writing is still too passive and more telling rather than showing.

Paranormal Romance 53k
6/26/18 - 54k as a result of edits
7/6/18 - 58k as a result of edits
7/10/18 - 60k as a result of edits
from debbie_rosenberg58
Jun 06, 2018 8:38 am

Queried 3/12
3/16 Response from R Penders, sending query to correct department
3/21 Invitation from senior editor to submit first three chapters to editor of department
4/1 Request for full from editor of Champagne Line
5/7 Request for contract pending senior editor's approval, time frame 3-4 weeks
6/5 Offer of contract from senior editor
Happily accepted contract! They are so nice, professional and timely. So happy to be working with them.

80,500 WF

from lindawis46
Jun 04, 2018 4:20 pm

Queried 1/18/18
Requested first 3 chapters plus synopsis (sent 2/16/18)
requested again 3/20, said she didn’t get a response, so I sent again 3/21/18
requested full ms 4/6, sent 4/6;
"will recommend contract" 6/3/18
from Hulagirl
May 24, 2018 2:22 pm

EQ: 4/4/18i
ER: 5/24/18
Contemporary Romance 75K

Editor gave quite a lengthy commentary on what she thought was wrong with what I'd submitted and she repeatedly referred to a character named "Josh." There is NO character named Josh in this novel. Well, take this rejection with a grain of salt.
from Theknight
Apr 06, 2018 9:58 pm

Yes, they do accept simultaneous submissions because they ask if you accept an offer from another publisher to please let them know so they can stop consideration

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