Caitlin McDonald


caitlin-mcdonald-photoCaitlin McDonald joined DMLA in 2015, and was previously at Sterling Lord Literistic. She represents adult and young adult speculative fiction, primarily science-fiction, fantasy, horror, and related subgenres, as well as contemporary fiction about geeky characters. She also handles a small amount of nonfiction in geeky areas, with a focus on feminist theory/women’s issues and pop culture. Caitlin grew up overseas and has a BA in Creative Writing from Columbia University.



CAITLIN IS CURRENTLY CLOSED TO UNSOLICITED QUERIES. She will reopen her general submission inbox on October 1st.

*If Caitlin requested your query at an event (online or in person), please feel free to send your submission at any time per her guidelines here; just be sure to include the event name in your subject line.



April 8, 2017: Philadelphia Writing Workshop (Philadelphia, PA)

October 14, 2017: Push to Publish Conference (Bryn Mawr, PA)

October 19, 2017: Wake Up and Write Writer’s Retreat Workshop (Haverford, PA)

November 5, 2017: SCBWI Fall Philly Workshop (Philadelphia, PA)