View Full Version : Revised Manuscript Response Time/Nudge?

11-29-2011, 11:53 PM
I know there are some general guidelines to how long it takes agents to get back to queries, partials, and fulls and also when it's appropriate to nudge -- but I'm wondering if there are any guidelines to responses to revisions sent after an R&R...?

What is the typical time frame that it takes an agent to respond to a revised manuscript? When is it appropriate to nudge?

Any thoughts would be appreciated. Thanks!

Drachen Jager
11-30-2011, 01:07 AM
Give them at least as long as you would on the initial full read. Since you do have a bit of a relationship with the agent at this point a very polite and kindly worded nudge would probably not be poorly received, so long as they'd had a truly fair time to assess the material.

11-30-2011, 01:32 AM
What Drachen said. You're basically handing the agent a new full request. The clock resets.

11-30-2011, 05:28 PM
Thanks for the info, Drachen and Cyia!

I guess it's back to the great wait.