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Mr. Matthew Elblonk

DeFiore and Company

47 East 19th Street, 3rd Floor

New York, NY 10003



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Website: www.defliterary.com/

AAR Member: No

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from Patrick (admin)
Aug 08, 2015 1:48 pm


Profile Update: Genres updated.

from Blatherskite
Aug 06, 2015 10:29 am


EQ: 4/6
CNR: 8/6

Upper middle-grade fantasy adventure

Whatever the website says, it's clear that these guys do NOT respond to all queries. Lots of people here CNR'ing them.
from aporia
Jul 11, 2015 1:35 pm


EQ 7/11
from MoonChiquita
Mar 26, 2015 11:15 am


I know that the agency says they do respond, but I queried him Jan. 26 and nudged four weeks later. Nada. And now it's been another month and I still haven't heard a peep. Needless to say, I'm not holding my breath now, but it'd be nice to have closure, considering the agency does give a timeline and promises a response. Rant over.

Forgot to add: I'm CNRing this one now. Grrr.
from karareynolds
Sep 20, 2013 3:30 pm


Robyn, he's not with D4EO, he's with DeFiore. Similar, but different! Their website says that they respond to all queries within 4 weeks, so if you've waited that long you might want to follow up. I queried him about 2 weeks ago with no reply yet.
from RobynLucas
Aug 03, 2013 3:49 pm


Seems like he hasn't been responsive. is he still with D4EO?
from Nani123
Feb 22, 2013 10:54 am


Queried 11/18/12, no response, closing now.
from arest23
Feb 16, 2012 1:05 pm


Matthew Elblonk is participating in Query Roulette, an event organized by the Women's National Book Association - NYC. Ten minutes with a literary agent who will review your query letter. February 28, NYC. Register online here. http://tinyurl.com/7saf5bg
from Zooks3
Jan 26, 2012 6:46 pm


1/26/12 - EQ re: Laurel Blue Stone - contemp YA
3/24/12 - Closed/No Response
from Zooks3
Aug 08, 2011 3:11 pm


8/8/11 - EQ re: BROGWIN MG/YA
11/2/11 - closing, no response
from Patrick (admin)
Apr 26, 2010 10:01 am


Profile Update: Now officially with DeFiore and Company. Formerly with Creative Culture.
from Patrick (admin)
Mar 03, 2010 7:05 am


That is correct hellogoodmorning. In fact, the entire staff is moving to DeFiore. I'm waiting on details and new contact information before I can update their profiles.
from hellogoodmorning
Mar 01, 2010 5:16 pm


It seems he's moving to DeFiore and Co.
Can anyone confirm this?
from EvaBrick
Dec 30, 2009 7:51 pm


Their website doesn't seem to be working. A page comes up, informing me that my web browser is out-of-date, which it is not. I can look at every other website on the internet, but theirs, so I kinda doubt that the problem is mine.
from Zooks3
Aug 01, 2009 12:00 am


8/1/09 emailed, including 1st 7 pages per their guidelines.
8/1/09 received automated email: Dear Author,

Many thanks for your recent submission. We look forward to reading your query.
Please note that we will contact you again only if we are interested in seeing
more of your work. We apologize that, due to the volume of mail we receive, we
are not able to respond to you more personally.

We wish you the best of luck and thank you for allowing us to consider your
work.

Sincerely,
The Creative Culture

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