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An agent with kt literary (see other agents at this agency).

About

Kelly Van Sant has over a decade of experience in the publishing industry. She cut her teeth in New York working at esteemed literary agencies before relocating to Minnesota, where she spent years as a contracts manager for various publishers. She uses her platform as a teaching artist at the Loft Literary Center and as the co-host of the Pub Crawl podcast to empower writers to become informed and take creative control over their work and the trajectory of their careers. Kelly’s own career came full circle when she realized that her true passion was advocating on behalf of authors. She is now an agent and actively building a client list, as well as kt literary’s contracts manager.

Country

United States

Fiction Temp Closed

Kelly seeks young adult and middle grade fiction, with a particular interest in projects by marginalized creators.

Audience:
Open to a broad Audience, including: Middle grades, Young adults, All ethnic groups/populations, All genders, All sexual identities.
Genres:
GenreSubgenres
General GeneralOpen to all/most Subgenres, including: Historical, Women's Fiction.
Action-Adventure Action-AdventureOpen to all/most Subgenres.
Fantasy FantasyOpen to all/most Subgenres.
Science Fiction Science FictionOpen to all/most Subgenres.
Open to all/most Genres Open to all/most Genres
Styles:
Open to all/most Styles, including: Mainstream.
Topics:
Open to all/most Topics.
Types/Lengths:
Novel Novel
Submissions:
ElectronicPostalSimultaneous
OK No OK
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Dates

Last Updated: 27 Jan 2023
Last Checked: 24 Jan 2023 We check each active listing's guidelines page for changes once a month (if compliant).
Last Audited: 29 Dec 2022 We audit each active listing twice a year.
Date Added: 27 Jul 2018

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