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Mr. Jonah Straus

Straus Literary

77 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 101

San Francisco, CA 94102

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from Maranda
Jun 10, 2021 1:20 pm

from carolynltesta
Feb 19, 2021 3:49 pm

EQ: 1/13/21
ER: 2/19/21
70k Memoir
Form letter.
from KristenH
Today 6:43 am

EQ 7/9/18 (2nd/final Requery Chain Reaction)
CNR 9/26/18 (No word from nudges)
from KristenH
Dec 23, 2018 11:59 am

EQ 10/10/18 (2nd/final Requery Diplomatic Immunity)
CNR 12/21/18 (No word form nudges)
from Catsamoa79
Dec 12, 2018 11:50 am

EQ: 10/30/18
CNR: 12/12/18
from Catsamoa79
Aug 28, 2018 10:45 am

EQ: 7/18/18
CNR: 8/28/18
from sbernich
Jul 19, 2018 12:28 pm

query - 7/19 - hist fic 99k
from KristenH
May 27, 2018 6:49 am

EQ 3/23/18 (Requery Diplomatic Immunity)
CNR 5/24/18 (No word from nudges)
from Pauukiku
Feb 21, 2018 11:04 am

Once again, the question arises: is this guy really an agent? No rejections, no submissions.
from KristenH
May 16, 2017 3:59 pm

Eq 3/16/17 (Diplomatic Immunity)
CNR 5/16/17 (No word from nudge.) Will try him in the future with something else.
from oleary
Jan 20, 2017 4:13 pm

Bios listed are not film
from KristenH
Apr 25, 2016 4:08 pm

On 11/25/15, I've requeried Jonah Straus with Venom. I've nudged him after the holidays, 2.5 weeks ago and didn't hear back. CNR. I'll try him in March with Chain Reaction.

4/25/16: 4/25/16--On 2/22/16, I've requeried Jonah with Chain Reaction. After a nudge I've sent him two weeks ago, it's CNR.
from batsojopo
Jan 10, 2016 5:21 pm

EQ: 11/1
CNR: 1/10/16
from sandyswafford
Jan 11, 2015 2:53 pm

EQ Jan 11th. Espionage/Thriller 85K

Based on earlier comments, best not to lose any sleep wondering if this agent will respond or not.
from KristenH
Sep 13, 2013 6:55 am

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