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Mr. Steve Laube

The Steve Laube Agency

24 W. Camelback Rd. A-635

Phoenix, AZ 85013

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Twitter: stevelaubeagent

AAR Member: No

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: Yes

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from Swimmomthrillwriter
Sep 23, 2016 3:15 pm

9/23/2016 - Request for full ms for women's fiction 90k that was submitted via snail mail on 7/5/2016
from IvyHammond
Feb 13, 2016 7:09 pm

Mailed proposal 2/8/16
from batsojopo
Sep 11, 2015 7:15 pm

EQ: 8/2 Historical 123K
CNR: 9/11
from keitheldred
May 31, 2015 5:37 pm

Thank you for sending us your proposal for review. Unfortunately it has been decided that yours is not what we are looking for at this time.

The immense number of proposals we receive, our full client list, and the intense nature of the competition in the marketplace causes us to be highly selective.

We appreciate the opportunity and wish you the best in your search for another agency.

The Steve Laube Agency
from Patrick (admin)
Apr 13, 2015 5:46 pm

Profile Update: New postal address.

from Patrick (admin)
Jan 14, 2015 11:20 am

Profile Update: Now taking email queries.

(Thanks Phantom)
from andreiuta
Jan 11, 2015 10:59 am

Twitter handle: @stevelaubeagent
from Phantom_Jetty
Jan 08, 2015 8:50 am

According to the web page, they do accept email queries.
from donwhite84
Apr 15, 2014 2:41 pm

Karen Ball requested to see my proposal at a conference. I sent the requested proposal to her Jan 9, 2014, via her assistant, Peggy Whitson. Not sure if Karen saw it. No response. Having met Karen in Portland, Oregon, I can say she is a wonderful person, a delight to talk to, very approachable, and an engaging speaker.
from doubleABoxford
Nov 01, 2011 11:35 am

Sent EQ to Karen Ball November 1, 2011
from janetj1762
Aug 13, 2011 5:39 pm

Submitted a full email proposal per their website instructions, plus email query to Karen Ball of the agency
from doubleABoxford
Apr 13, 2011 5:12 am

I'm an international author.

EQ: April 13, 2011
from Missouri_Author_Nelson
Jul 29, 2010 6:20 pm

Polite rejection letter. Submitted 6/17/10. Received letter 7/29/10. Letter gave partial summary of manuscript to show he had read it.
from mljoshua
Oct 26, 2009 3:56 pm

polite rejection - submitted 10/5/09 by mail, rejection received 10/26/09
from Walrus
Feb 21, 2009 12:00 am

They will accept email queries (just the cover letter) from writers outside of the US. You should state that fact at the beginning of the email.

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