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Thread: Lawrence Jordan Literary Agency

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    AW Addict nicolesingslave's Avatar
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    Apr 2009

    Lawrence Jordan Literary Agency

    Hi. Has anyone any experience with this agency?

    Principal: Lawrence Jordan
    Lawrence Jordan Literary Agency
    250 West 57th st., #1517
    New York, NY 10107

    Not much on P&E:

    3 hits on Amazon:

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    practical experience, FTW
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    I met Lawrence at a conference a few years ago and really hit it off. He's got a background as an editor for New York publishers. He seems to know the market, he knows the right people to submit to, etc. He offered great suggestions on my proposal, marketing ideas, etc.

    BUT I know at least 3 people who signed with him and all complained of him not actually making submissions to publishers (it wasn't just that there wasn't sales, but that he couldn't produce names or other evidence of actually making submissions). I know there was some personal/extraneous stuff going on at that time, but before seriously considering signing with him, I'd want to contact at least 3 current clients and ask them of their experience with him.

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    Roe Draje Maddie's Avatar
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    Oct 2009
    lassen on the brain
    Publisher's Marketplace doesn't show any deals for Lawrence Jordan in the last 24 months. Though not all agents post their deals here, that may be telling, perhaps.


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