Welcome Hannah and Hilary!

August 3rd, 2016

In case you missed the big news yesterday, I’m delighted to welcome Hannah Fergesen and Hilary Harwell to the KT Literary team! From our press release: Hannah Fergesen, formerly of Colorado and now based in Brooklyn, will give the agency an East Coast presence. She joins owner and agent Kate Schafer Testerman and agents Sara […]

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Should You Shut Up or Put Up?

April 21st, 2015

There’s been a lot of discussion lately online and elsewhere that the only useful thing an author can do after the release of their book, particularly their first book, is shut up and work on the next one. A lot of this conversation centered around author Delilah Dawson’s post entitled Please shut up: Why self-promotion […]

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How to Promote Your Book

October 22nd, 2008

For the last two days, fellow literary agent Nathan Bransford has featured guest blogger Michelle Moran on How to Promote Your Book. I cannot recommend these two posts highly enough. They ought to be required reading for all writers, especially those with a contract in hand, and no idea what to do next. Read part one and part two.

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Ask Daphne!

January 7th, 2008
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“Other than good writing, what do you think it takes to have a successful career as a children’s book author?”

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