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Ms. Susan Hawk

The Bent Agency

19 West 21st Street, Suite 201

New York, NY 10010



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Website: thebentagency.com

Blog: susanhawk.blogspot.com/

Twitter: susanhawk

AAR Member: Yes

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from Patrick (admin)
Aug 18, 2015 8:43 pm


Profile Update: Closed to queries.

(Thanks roland007us)
from roland007us
Aug 16, 2015 11:16 am


Automatic Reply: Currently Closed to Submissions

From Wednesday, July 29th through Monday, September 21st, I’m closed to queries.

If I requested your material or if you were referred by a client or someone I know, I will read your material. All other queries will be deleted, but I do hope that you will send another query, when I re-open in September.

Thanks very much, I look forward to seeing more in the fall!

Very best,

Susan Hawk
Literary Agent
The Bent Agency
from orangrila
Jul 31, 2015 7:54 pm


yes, you're probably right, eltsmith--thanks!
from eltsmith
Jul 31, 2015 7:28 pm


I think she'll see your status check. On http://jennybent.blogspot.com/, Ms. Hawk mentioned authors could continue to send any manuscripts she requested, so her mailbox doesn't likely have an auto-delete function set up. She also said she was closing to get caught up. Hopefully, that will include manuscripts as well.

Good luck everyone still waiting.
from orangrila
Jul 31, 2015 5:55 pm


@scarlettgirl: good luck with all your projects! I hope that you soon find the perfect agent. Let us know what Susan says to your latest status update. A sense of humour is a vital part of a writer's equipment, to be sure!

update: after almost 11 months of no reply on a full, I sent a follow-up today. Got an auto-response saying Susan is closed to queries until September 21st. Wonder if my message will be deleted? Sigh.

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