Katie Shea Boutillier joined the Donald Maass Literary Agency in 2011. She is the agency’s Rights Director handling translation, audio and selected film/TV rights. In addition, Katie focuses on commercial adult fiction and young adult fiction. She is always on the hunt for upmarket women’s fiction, psychological suspense and has a soft spot for coming-of-age young adult fiction. She loves books that present big hooks, imperfect characters, and strong voices. Katie is committed to help achieve her clients’ long-term career goals. She lives in the Jersey suburbs with her family.
Query Katie at firstname.lastname@example.org with query, a short synopsis (if available), and the first five pages pasted into the body of the email, no attachments please.
Query letters — up to 4 months from receipt.
Partial manuscripts — up to 4 months.
Full manuscripts — overnight to a few months.