Quote Originally Posted by PrincessTeacake View Post
I submitted a query for a children's fantasy novel I wrote to a local agent and she's gotten back to me a lot quicker than I thought, but with a rejection letter. However, she said her rejection was not based on the quality of my writing which is, in her words 'above the level I typically see in submissions' but based on market saturation.
What this says to me: she likes your writing but doesn't feel the idea's sufficiently fresh.

If you don't get an agent on this book, I'd add this agent to be among the first you submit to for your next book.