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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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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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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.
from orangrila
Jul 22, 2015 8:27 pm


Congrats on the offer of rep, alythiabrown! It would be great to know whether you heard back from Susan by your deadline? Quite a few of us on this page have never received responses on our full mss.
from hlabay
Jul 21, 2015 6:24 pm


EQ: 7/5/15
ER: 7/21/15 (form)

MD Fantasy

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