NOTE: Please check to see when Speilburg Literary Agents are open to unsolicited queries. Information on their status is posted here and on social media. All unsolicited submissions sent to a specific agent while they are closed will be deleted.

Alice Speilburg will reopen to submissions on Wednesday, May 15 through June 15, 2019.

Eva Scalzo is currently closed to submissions. She plans to open again in Fall 2019. Before you hit send on any queries please verify her #MSWL page and check out the Frustrated Intern’s tips on querying.


Please send submissions via email to:

In the subject line of your query email, please include “Query [AGENT’S FIRST NAME]” followed by the title of your project.

For fiction, please send the query letter and the first three chapters pasted in the body of your email.

For nonfiction, please send the query letter and a proposal, which should include a detailed Table of Contents and a sample chapter.

For more information on which literary agent might be best for your project, please review the Agents page. While all agents do accept submissions via email, we occasionally update our genre preferences or temporarily close to submissions, so it’s best to double check before you send. Once you submit to one of our agents, please wait for a response before sending to any other agents at Speilburg Literary Agency.

Submissions in the following categories are not accepted and will be deleted: picture books, poetry, screenplays.