Last Minute Gift Ideas!

December 21st, 2016
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I may have mostly finished my Christmas shopping, but there’s always that one person (or more) who falls through the cracks, and suddenly it’s 4 days before Christmas and you need a gift, like, stat! Well, the ladies of KT Literary are here to help you out with some of our favorite book-related or book-themed […]

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#Books4Kai Donation Drive

November 10th, 2016

I’m getting an early start on the spirit of the season, and wanted to invite you to join me! A family friend is currently teaching in the South Bronx, in an area of predominantly low income families, but she’s lucky enough to have some very avid readers in her class. Kai hasn’t been teaching there […]

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Reader Feedback on NORMAL

August 23rd, 2016
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This is just the greatest. KT Literary author Rebecca Petruck recently shared an awesome letter she received from a reader of her debut novel Steering Toward Normal, which was published in May 2014 by Abrams/Amulet. Rebecca gave me permission to share it here for your enjoyment. In case you’re wondering why I love middle grade […]

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Seeking: YA and MG Nonfiction

August 12th, 2016

It’s an exciting time to be in children’s publishing. The readership is expanding– and expanding their reading lists! Engaging, teen-friendly nonfiction is a huge area for growth in the industry, and of perennial interest, especially for students doing book reports who want to read more than boring biographies . So kt literary is putting out the call […]

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Interview with Kate!

April 4th, 2016
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I was delighted to be interviewed the other day by the lovely Kim Turrisi of the SCBWI, and thrilled to share that interview from the April issue of the SCBWI Insight. A short tease is below! SCBWI Insight: There’s so much talk about the best way to query an agent. What gets your attention when […]

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