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Old 01-21-2011, 07:50 PM   #551
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Congratulations, Krista and Pam and- though the news is a bit dated- congratulations, cuteshoes!

Thank you, Pam, for posting the interview- will take a peek, shortly.
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Old 01-25-2011, 04:22 AM   #552
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Received a very nice rejection today from Sarah LaPolla on my full (sent 12/9/10). Frankly, I was surprised and delighted that she even requested it (an excerpt was in the Bakers Dozen Auction over at Miss Snark's First Victim and she placed a bid on the manuscript) since it's a middle grade novel and she doesn't appear to solicit those. Anyway, I couldn't have asked for a nicer "no."

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Old 01-25-2011, 10:42 PM   #553
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ChanneyWax---Have you heard anything on your partial out with Ginger? Or anyone else out there?
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Old 01-25-2011, 10:43 PM   #554
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Anyone have experience with Anna?
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Old 02-02-2011, 09:50 PM   #555
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I submitted on Jan 10. No word yet.
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Old 02-04-2011, 04:46 PM   #556
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Queried Ginger Clark on 1/10/11. Received partial request on 2/3/11
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Old 02-04-2011, 06:31 PM   #557
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Queried Ginger Clark on 1/10/11. Received partial request on 2/3/11
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Old 02-04-2011, 06:32 PM   #558
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Old 02-04-2011, 08:26 PM   #559
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Ginger Clark posted this on Twitter yesterday:
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Old 02-04-2011, 08:53 PM   #560
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Hmmm. I sent mine to Sara. Wonder if she's caught up too.
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Old 02-04-2011, 10:50 PM   #561
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Old 02-04-2011, 10:52 PM   #562
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Thanks LawlessLara, but unfortunately, I'm not far enough along with this agency yet Just at the query stage and waiting for that response.
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Old 02-04-2011, 10:56 PM   #563
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Old 02-04-2011, 11:11 PM   #564
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Queried Ginger Clark on 1/10/11. Received partial request on 2/3/11
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Old 02-07-2011, 11:14 PM   #565
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Hey, Sage. Just looked at your picture and it reminds me of a place I visited in China. Where is that?
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Old 02-08-2011, 03:38 AM   #566
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Old 02-08-2011, 11:32 AM   #567
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Queried Sarah LaPolla on Jan 30, rejection on Feb 5.
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Old 02-13-2011, 07:18 AM   #568
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Sarah has my full as of Feb 4th. We met at the WD conference at the end of January and she requested my full.

I was wondering if she always asked for fulls from queries (which, even though it was in person that is basically what that was) but it seems some were people asked for partials. So is a full a good sign? Just curious. Don't worry, I am not getting my hopes up too much and I have a few other agents with partials. =)
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Old 02-14-2011, 07:54 AM   #569
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Sarah has my full as of Feb 4th. We met at the WD conference at the end of January and she requested my full.

I was wondering if she always asked for fulls from queries (which, even though it was in person that is basically what that was) but it seems some were people asked for partials. So is a full a good sign? Just curious. Don't worry, I am not getting my hopes up too much and I have a few other agents with partials. =)
Sarah originally requested a partial, when I queried her. so she doesn't always go straight for the full.
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Old 02-14-2011, 10:08 AM   #570
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She asked for my full from the query, but I'd included a couple of sample pages.
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Old 02-14-2011, 05:12 PM   #571
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Wow. I queried WAY back in January and haven't heard. Judging by the fact that people receive rejections, I'm thinking mine didn't make it through to her. I'll resubmit.
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Old 02-19-2011, 08:02 PM   #572
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It's so great reading everyone's post! No one understands what I am going through so it helps to read about all of your experiences!
EQ (Sarah) on 1/27 and on 2/3 I got request for the full!! The 4-6 week time frame waiting on her response is resulting in lots of chocolate eating and nail biting! So thanks for the support!
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Old 02-20-2011, 07:07 PM   #573
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Old 03-05-2011, 10:42 PM   #574
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Does anyone know how long Ginger Clark typically takes to respond to equeries?

I know she's a no response agent, but I was wondering how long I should leave it before I consider it a no response? It's just that there's another agent at Curtis Brown I would love to query and I don't want to be querying two agents at CB at the same time...

I equeried Ginger on 8th Feb 2011, so coming up for one month ago now.
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Old 03-06-2011, 03:53 AM   #575
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Samara, have you checked Ginger's Twitter feed? She usually sends out a tweet about whether or not she has caught up with her queries.
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