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Ms. Susan Golomb

Writers House

21 West 26th Street

New York, NY 10010



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Website: www.writershouse.com/

AAR Member: Yes

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Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from nathang
Jan 16, 2018 11:59 am


EQ: 01/10/18
FR: 01/12/18

Susan Golomb's assistant, Mariah Stovall, requested on Golomb's behalf. She asked for the full manuscript and a 2-3 pages synopsis, and also inquired as to whether the submission was exclusive.

Update: received offer of rep from another agent on 01/15/18. Emailed Susan Golomb's assistant to notify about the offer to see if Susan is interested to read this week to still consider. Assistant said they would read as quickly as possible and let me know.
from Patrick (admin)
Nov 28, 2017 9:56 am


Profile Update: New email address.

from Jennifer13
Aug 01, 2017 6:07 pm


7/9/17: EQ
7/20/17: Nudge with offer of representation
8/1/17: C/NR
from Indy18
Sep 28, 2016 7:53 am


Original EQ Lit. Fiction to Thomas/Morrison: 2/14
Request for 100 page Partial: 2/16
Rejection with Recommendation to send ("dark") Manuscript to Susan Golomb: 2/18
EQ to SG on 2/22
Full Request: 2/22
Update 1: checked in , nudge in May, still waiting
Update 2: nudged with links to new publications. Received kind email that she's reading. My heart's in my throat because I love the way she works with authors.
Update 3: received late June email thanking me for being patient. Said she's received "good reports" on the MS and is reading.
Update 4: And...personal rejection. Very kind. Long, thoughtful response. Offer to read future work, etc. Feeling hopeless. With a little time under my belt- to get such encouragement from a superstar like her, it's making me feel kind of happy.
from mnfourn
Aug 15, 2016 3:05 pm


EQ 7/11/2015
FR 7/20/2015

Just wanted to leave a quick comment. I nudged a couple of times on this ms and received no reply. Thought it was probably a waste of time to nudge again with offer of representation, but low and behold, this produced a reply. Kind email from assistant Scott Cohen asking if there is still time for her to read, which I granted. Honestly just excited she is even going to take a look!
from AAuthor
Jun 17, 2016 12:30 pm


Auto reply: at Aspen's Writer Conference until 6/27/16
from aRealGShaw
Jun 10, 2016 6:57 pm


EQ: 3/26
CNR: 6/10

73k words, General Fiction/Crime
from snowcrocus
May 25, 2016 9:21 am


Email Query 5/13

Represents Nell Zink.
from fornickels
Mar 22, 2016 3:29 pm


EQ: 3/22/16
68k Apocalyptic Women's Fiction
from bevjack1
Nov 10, 2015 6:57 am


EQ 7/28
PR 8/3 from Scott Cohen nudged on 9/28
ER 11/10/15 nice apology for tardy rejection. :-( from Scott

Thriller/suspense 76K

Off the internet:
Golomb will join WH along with her assistant, Scott Cohen, and her foreign rights director, Soumeya Bendimerad.
from Jane27
Sep 02, 2015 3:40 pm


EQ: 8/31
PR: 9/2
from MarieKeller
Aug 19, 2015 10:56 am


EQ: 5/26/15
PR: 6/1/15
Ugraded to a full: 7/7/15
ER: 8/19/15

Kind, encouraging rejection.

Southern Noir
from laury5
Jun 23, 2015 9:25 am


Scott Cohen, who appears to be Susan Golomb's sub-agent, offered to read a partial after rejecting my previous ms. and sending a very lovely rejection letter. Seems extremely nice.
from Patrick (admin)
Apr 28, 2015 8:34 am


Profile Update: Formerly with The Susan Golomb Literary Agency, now with Writers House.

(Thanks stevegouldfan1 and Hathor)
from stevegouldfan1
Apr 27, 2015 2:19 pm


She is now listed at the Writers House website. The website does list her submission e-mail address.

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