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YES & I LOVE YOU by Roni Loren
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agent : saraquery@ktliterary.com
Sara Megibow
kt literary, llc
illustration
BLACK SUN by Rebecca Roanhorse

Art. Patience. Strategy.

My passion as an agent is strategizing profitable long-term careers with my authors. I want clients to love the books they write and make money writing them. Crafting that kind of balance between artistic and commercial success takes communication, teamwork and a focus on "Art. Patience. Strategy."

In terms of personality, I tend to be chatty with clients. I aim to set clear expectations and explain publishing processes so authors can focus as much as possible on writing. To that end, I communicate regularly and keep my client list small in order to support each author effectively.

I represent authors who write middle grade novels (all sub-genres), young adult novels (all sub-genres), romance novels (all sub-genres) and science fiction/fantasy for the adult market.

I am closed to queries from August 17, 2020 to January 2, 2021 but please try one of the other amazing agents at KT Literary!

I try to answer professional questions as time allows on twitter @SaraMegibow

Cheers,
Sara

Always LGBTQIA+ Friendly!

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Pinterest board of middle grade and young adult clients:
Middle Grade and Young Adult

Pinterest board of romance clients:
Romance

Pinterest board of science fiction and fantasy clients:
Science Fiction and Fantasy


years experience: 14
GENRES & SPECIALTIES
Middle Grade, Young Adult, Romance, Science Fiction and Fantasy
TRADE REFERENCES
I will be presenting at these upcoming events:

GenCon
Indianapolis, IN
Aug 5-8, 2021

More 2021 events TBD depending on COVID

LEADING CLIENTS
My list of client is always updated here:
www.ktliterary.com/clients/saras-clients

Congratulations to these 2020 debut authors:
Dan Hanks
www.danhanks.com

Elysia Whisler
www.elysiawhisler.com

RWW Greene
www.rwwgreene.com

Sarah Morgenthaler
www.sarahmorgenthaler.com

And look for these 2021 debuts:
Mayonn Paasewe-Valchev
www.mayonn.com

Patricia A. Jackson
www.bybirthright.com

Royaline Sing
www.royalinesing.com

BEST-KNOWN PROJECTS
New York Times bestseller RED, WHITE & ROYAL BLUE by Casey McQuiston
New York Times bestseller SORCERY OF THORNS by Margaret Rogerson
BLACK SUN by New York Times bestselling author Rebecca Roanhorse
YES & I LOVE YOU by New York Times bestselling author Roni Loren
THE DOOR TO THE LOST by New York Times bestselling author Jaleigh Johnson
INSTINCT by New York Times bestselling author Jason M. Hough
LUSH MONEY by Angelina M. Lopez
THE LAST SUN by K.D. Edwards
THE TOURIST ATTRACTION by Sarah Morgenthaler
THE TIGER'S DAUGHTER by K Arsenault Rivera
SONG OF BLOOD & STONE by L. Penelope
SEARCH IMAGE by Julie E. Czerneda
MOST RECENT SALES/ FORTHCOMING BOOKS
October 13, 2020
FictionL Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Author of THE LIGHT YEARS R.W.W. Greene's TWENTY-FIVE TO LIFE, set in a near future America where young adults are forced to live at home until the age of twenty-five to keep them out of the strained job market, about a twenty-three-year old who runs away with a caravan of rebels to claim a different future, to Eleanor Teasdale at Angry Robot, in a nice deal, in an exclusive submission, for publication in August 2021, by Sara Megibow at kt literary (world).

October 2, 2020
Fiction: Sci-Fi/ Fantasy
Patricia A. Jackson's debut FORGING A NIGHTMARE, set in a near-future New York City where fallen angels live in secret, as an FBI agent tracks a serial killer whose purpose is the end of Nephilim and humans both, to Eleanor Teasdale at Angry Robot, in a nice deal, in a pre-empt, for publication in November 2021, by Sara Megibow at kt literary (world English).

September 30, 2020
Children's: Young Adult Fiction
Patrice Caldwell's WHERE SHADOWS REIGN, set in the aftermath of a war between vampires, humans, and the gods that created them, in which a vampire princess teams up with a seer, who only has visions of death, to journey to the island of the dead—a mythical place where all souls go at their end—to save her kidnapped best friend, to Vicki Lame at Wednesday Books, in a good deal, at auction, in a two-book deal, for publication in fall 2022, by Sara Megibow at kt literary (NA).
Rights: rights@ktliterary.com

September 8, 2020
Fiction: Women's/Romance
Author of the forthcoming RESCUE YOU Elysia Whisler's FOREVER HOME, pitched for fans of Robyn Carr and Susan Mallery, about a retired Marine looking for a place to call her own and start the rest of her life, earning the trust of an abandoned dog and the heart of the local detective along the way, to Margot Mallinson at Mira, in a two-book deal, for publication in fall 2021, by Sara Megibow at kt literary.

MOST RECENT RIGHTS SALES
September 15, 2020
Audio rights
L. Penelope's BREATH OF DUST & DAWN, HUSH OF STORM & SORROW, and ECHOES OF ASH & TEARS, a trio of novellas in the epic Earthsinger Chronicles series, to be published as one audiobook, to Audible, in a nice deal, for publication in December 2020, by Sara Megibow at kt literary.
Rights: rights@ktliterary.com

May 20, 2020
Audio Rights
Maya MacGregor's THE MANY HALF-LIVED LIVES OF SAM SYLVESTER, about an autistic genderqueer protagonist who leaves an intolerant school for a new high school with the support of their loving father, finding a Rainbow Club and accepting friends, all of whom must come together to solve the decades-old mystery of the murder of a teenage boy and confront the child's own fears of early death, to Ryan MacGavin at Audible, for publication in summer 2021, by Sara Megibow at kt literary.

KEY PERSONNEL
Kate Testerman, president and literary agent
Renee Nyen, literary agent
Hannah Fergesen, literary agent
Hilary Harwell, literary agent
Kelly Van Sant, literary agent
Jas Perry, associate agent
Chelsea Hensley, associate agent
Aida Z. Lilly, associate agent
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
I am closed to queries August 17, 2020 to January 2, 2021

See the KT Literary submission guidelines here:
KT Literary Submissions

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