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Ms. Susan Schulman

Susan Schulman Literary Agency

454 West 44th Street

New York, NY 10036

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Twitter: susanschulman

AAR Member: Yes

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from LightofBeauty
Jul 13, 2018 5:21 pm

EQ: 6/25
Nudge, 7/13, CNR
from adooley
Jun 22, 2018 3:02 pm

EQ: 3/5/18
CNR: 6/22/2018
from Catsamoa79
Jun 01, 2018 10:45 am

Website link is not active, but here is her publisher's marketplace:
from JasonTVoiovich
May 12, 2018 3:34 pm

EQ: 5/12/2018 business
from Hearthstone
May 04, 2018 9:08 am

EQ: 5-3-18
ER: 5-4-18

Prompt, kind and encouraging.

PB Family Viorst Style
from keith_leitch
Feb 14, 2018 1:00 pm

Rejected by 9:30 the same morning.
from JJProbe
Sep 20, 2017 1:14 pm

EQ: 9/20/17
ER: 9/20/17
99K Mystery/Thriller

Form rejection in a little over an and polite.

Thank you so much for your query. However, this project doesn’t sound right for our list. I encourage you to continue to submit elsewhere, and, I wish you every success in your writing career. Thank you again for thinking of me and of this agency.

Best regards,


Susan Schulman Literary Agency LLC
454 West 44th St., New York, N.Y. 10036
from KristenH
Jun 11, 2017 4:30 pm

Eq 3/6/17 (requery CHain Reaction)
CNR 6/9/17 (No response from nudge.) Will try her with Diplomatic Immunity this summer.

Check the genre tab Lizzie or go to
from Madjack
Jun 05, 2017 4:35 pm

LizziWolf, check the Main tab (to the left of the Comments tab), her AAR listing link is there for what she represents, etc.
from LizziWolf
Jun 05, 2017 9:51 am

Can't find a web site for this agency. Therefore, putting on my do-not-query list. Unless anyone has a better idea?
from Boreas
Apr 21, 2017 8:42 am

Of interest: Represents books based in "humanism."
from KristenH
Mar 09, 2017 4:05 pm

Belated update from last year, forgot to post it here: EQ 4/20/16 (Requery Venom)
CNR 6/16/16 (No word from nudge.) Will try her next week with CR's requery.
from orangrila
Jan 25, 2017 11:59 am

EQ: Jan. 24
ER: Jan. 25 form

MG Fantasy
from jancoates
Jan 09, 2017 1:33 pm

I'd e-subbed in November with no response. Today I emailed Christine LeBlond, who had responded in detail to an earlier submission. Ms. Schulman responded twice - once to say there was nothing in November from my email address, then a second time to say it may have gone into her spam. Either way, she wasn't interested:)
from willwrite4chocolate
Oct 24, 2016 2:05 pm

Received this rejection today after I nudged her with a memoir. Bottom line, be sure to nudge:

I did a quick search on Outlook and this is the first email received from your address above. Otherwise I would have responded within one week to your initial submission. In any case, I have now reviewed the query letter and a few pages of the manuscript. I admire your story which will I think be of interest to many women. However I no longer work in this area of memoir as publishers have cut back their lists and don’t acquire them unless truly exceptional or by a writer they know and have published. I don’t want to discourage you however and do wish you all the best with your writing career. Susan Schulman

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