Please note: Spencerhill Associates will be closed to Queries from May 31st to September 6th
We are currently considering submissions from published and un-published authors in the following genres: commercial, general-interest fiction, romance including historical romance, paranormal romance, urban fantasy, erotic fiction, category romance, literary fiction, thrillers, YA and mysteries. Please note that we do not represent picture books.
We accept electronic submissions and are no longer accepting paper queries. Any paper queries we receive will be recycled. Here are our guidelines: Please submit a query letter, pitch us your project and tell us about yourself by clicking the following link: or by email at Do you have prior publishing credits? Attach the first three chapters and synopsis preferably in .doc, rtf or txt format. We do not have a preference for exclusive submissions, but do appreciate knowing if the submission is simultaneous.
We receive thousands of submissions a year and each query receives our attention. Unfortunately, we are unable to respond to each query individually. If we are interested in your work, we will contact you within 12 weeks. Please be patient with us as we give your work the attention it deserves.
Karen Solem is currently not accepting new clients.