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Mr. Jonah Straus

Straus Literary

319 Lafayette Street, Suite 220

New York, NY 10012



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Website: strausliterary.com

AAR Member: No

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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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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


Please include the dates on when you queried the agents.
from tweetantra
Sep 12, 2013 12:49 pm


E-queried twice: Nov 2012, Aug 2013

CNR

Commercial Fic, 80K
from KristenH
Apr 18, 2013 11:07 am


Requeried Chain Reaction to Jonah with revised chapters.
from Patrick (admin)
Feb 19, 2012 7:53 pm


Updated genres.

(Thanks schussman)
from schussman
Feb 19, 2012 5:04 pm


check his website prior to submission because his genres here don't match his genres there.
from KristenH
Apr 07, 2011 4:10 pm


ON 2/22, I've sent an equery to Mr. Straus. After a month expired, I've sent him an email follow-up, two weeks ago. No word today. Closed.

10/19: Requerying Venom to Jonah. 2/13/12--nudged two weeks ago. No response.
from domberoonie
Feb 13, 2011 6:12 am


Is this agent still in business?
from tarzan
Sep 20, 2010 8:32 am


minnkidd: Maybe he's thinking about becoming a literary agent...that might require some heavy duty thinking, even for a libertarian in a tank...watch out for incoming.
from Patrick (admin)
Sep 14, 2010 8:16 pm


Their website is down, too. Might be a technical glitch, or they might be out of business. I'll keep an eye on them and see which it is.

Thanks for letting me know, minnkidd.
from aldernans
Sep 13, 2010 5:03 pm


Closed
6/7 Queried
9/13 Closed

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