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Mr. Philip Spitzer

Philip G. Spitzer Literary Agency

50 Talmage Farm Lane

East Hampton, NY 11937



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Website: spitzeragency.com

AAR Member: Yes

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Snail-Mail: Yes

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from saritams8
Jul 26, 2016 11:26 am


EQ 7/21/16 80K Mystery
Form-R 7/26/16 List is full
from KristenH
Jun 10, 2016 4:02 pm


EQ 5/11/16 (Requeried Venom)
ER 6/10/16 (Nudged and heard back with fast response--full client list. I'll try Lukas Ortiz this summer with Venom or Chain Reaction.
from AndreeDecarie
Apr 29, 2016 1:59 pm


Query sent for Dark Internet
from GoldenEagle
Apr 29, 2016 10:23 am


EQ 04/12/2016
ER 04/26/2016

Client list full
from KristenH
Apr 26, 2016 4:10 pm


On 4/11/16, I've requeried Philip Spitzer with Chain Reaction. Today I've heard back from his assistant Kim--full list for their pass. I'll try them in June with Venom. Same as HMatthews.
from Patrick (admin)
Mar 24, 2016 7:48 pm


Profile Update: Genres updated.

from HMatthews
Mar 14, 2016 4:56 pm


EQ: 03/07/16 (86k Literary Mystery)
ER: 03/14/16

Form stating the agency's client list was full.
from Patrick (admin)
Feb 12, 2016 6:44 am


Profile Update: New email address.

from Patrick (admin)
Aug 23, 2015 10:32 am


Profile Update: New email address.

from KristenH
May 22, 2013 6:25 am


Requeried Venom--it has revised chapters.

Somehow my comment from Monday didn't get saved. 5.20.13- I've heard back from Mr. Spitzer. He said he considered on asking a full for Venom, but he let my April requery wind up in "old mail" by accident. He liked the concept and thought the story idea was intriguing. Right now, he's behind on his reading and can't take on anymore. Oh well.
from firstlt
May 21, 2013 9:52 am


SQ 5/7/13
SR 5/20/13 NIce, gentle let-down.
from missanaheimhills
Sep 10, 2012 11:39 am


I can't take on any new projects at the moment, but thanks for having thought of me.

Best wishes,

Philip Spitzer
from flute71
Aug 27, 2012 6:09 pm


I am having a close-out sale on expired E Queries today...

EQ 7/3
No Response 8/27

Going going gone.
from KristenH
Jun 12, 2012 7:14 am


That's interesting to know, Rich. Though he gave Venom a NR.

6/28/12: Requeried Venom at new email address.
from richcapo
Jun 11, 2012 11:05 am


According to website Mr. Spitzer is not interested in literary or crime fiction, as listed here, only "memoir, mystery, non-fiction, politics, thrillers, and sports."

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