Katie Shea Boutillier joined the Donald Maass Literary Agency in 2011. She is the Rights Director handling the agency’s translation and audio rights, and selected film/TV and electronic rights. In addition, Katie is focusing her list on women’s fiction and YA: realistic, contemporary, upmarket, historical (1920s +), domestic suspense, psychological suspense/thrillers, magical realism, light fantasy, light sci-fi. Memoir and narrative non-fiction only on referral. She loves books with big voices and strong hooks. She is a cum laude graduate of Marist College.
Query Katie at email@example.com 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.