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Mr. Jake Elwell

Harold Ober Associates, Inc.

425 Madison Avenue

New York, NY 10017



Website: www.haroldober.com

AAR Member: Yes

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: Yes

E-Mail: No

Online Form: No

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from SlavebotJ
Apr 26, 2013 1:44 pm


I met Kathleen Zakhar at the Writer's Digest Conference east. She's an assistant, and isn't in this database yet.
from Becca800
Aug 24, 2012 11:34 am


EQ 8/22
ER 8/24

Women's Zombie Lit
from ChiTrader
Aug 17, 2012 10:11 am


SM Q- 8/7/12
SM R- 8/14/12

Form rejection. Suspense novel. Said his workload is too heavy (a different polite way of saying "No", at least).
from 6MILMAN
Apr 29, 2012 8:46 pm


KENHOSS,

Their submission guidelines are listed under "contacts" and are as follows:

Author submissions are accepted only by postal mail, and must be addressed to a specific agent for consideration. Please enclose a concise cover letter, the first five pages of your manuscript or proposal, and a self-addressed, stamped envelope for reply.

Hope this helps.
from Victor393
Apr 29, 2012 10:33 am


Met with him last year at Thrillerfest and got a request for pages. Called the agency to confirm E-mail or snail mail and got a severe brow beating from his secretary for having the gall to ask such a stupid question. I don't even know why I bothered sending the pages after that. Never heard from them again. By the way, if you can't manage your own website or pay someone to do it, are you really that great of an agent?

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