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Ms. Alice Speilburg

Speilburg Literary Agency



Website: speilburgliterary.com

Twitter: alicespeilburg

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from judithlavezzi
Oct 04, 2020 2:51 pm


resent query to ms speilburg after class in P2P, when she reopened her availability.
from katarinabett
Sep 11, 2020 6:41 pm


#PitMad request
EQ: 9/3
FR: 9/9
FR sent: 9/11

119K adult SF
from Catsamoa79
Sep 08, 2020 10:51 am


Mrockwell - On Query Manager, even though it says to use the message area to let them know if you are withdrawing a query or have an offer, if you click on it, there is an "other" category. i have used this to follow-up, or nudge. Sometimes I have received a reply as a result, sometimes not.
from Mrockwell
Sep 07, 2020 2:20 pm


Thanks, chachadigregorio.

With as often as instances where nudging would be appropriate come up, you'd think the QueryManager form might be revised to include nudging in the list of allowable reasons for sending a message.
from chachadigregorio
Sep 07, 2020 2:03 pm


@Mrockwell, that is the case with a lot of agencies. I typically wait two months, and if I hear nothing, I query another agent.
from Mrockwell
Sep 07, 2020 12:45 pm


All of the agents at Speilburg have a note that says not to query another agent until you've heard back from the first. But it looks like the vast majority of people are CNRing. How are you handling this if you want to submit to another agent there? Anyone?
from wallam
Aug 23, 2020 10:59 am


EQ: 6/7/20
CNR: 8/23/20

Adult SpecFic, 97k
from Steinbeck
Jul 08, 2020 6:15 pm


EQ: 5/25/2020
CNR: 7/8/2020
YA Historical Fantasy 128,000
from LinaChern
Jul 01, 2020 12:32 pm


7/1/20 - Submitted full manuscript from request at conference (Women's suspense - 85K)
from Patrick (admin)
Jun 17, 2020 8:26 pm


Profile Update: Closed to queries.
from ksanderson
Jun 05, 2020 5:08 pm


EQ: 6/5/20 Supernatural Thriller
from jesslind
May 23, 2020 12:10 pm


@Catsamoa79 - Thank you so much! I wanted to make sure. :)
from Catsamoa79
May 22, 2020 11:39 am


jessikalindst - Since she is using Query manager, rather than email, I assumed that one should upload the 3 chapters, even for fiction. That is what I did and the submission went through. It took 157 days to get my rejection in a form letter via Query Manager.
from jesslind
May 21, 2020 5:29 pm


I have a question in regards to the submission page. So, in the guidelines it says for fiction to paste the text in the body of the email but then there's the option to upload a file which is for non-fiction but the option is required and as everyone knows, if a required field is left out, then it won't take the submission. Should I just upload the first couple chapters of my book even though it's fiction?
from Catsamoa79
May 20, 2020 11:02 am


EQ: 12/15/19
CNR: 4/16/20, after sending several nudges
ER: 5/20/20
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