Welcome to Mayonn Paasewe-Valchev!

December 12th, 2018

Welcome aboard to our newest KT Literary client, Mayonn Paasewe-Valchev! I met Mayonn at the recent Atlanta Writers Conference and she blew me away with her pitch for a middle grade magical realism about grief told in the West African oral tradition. I’m so excited to be working with her! Mayonn is working on her […]

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Happy Book Birthday to Wen Baragrey!

October 30th, 2018

Happy Book Birthday to Wen Baragrey whose debut middle grade novel, WHAT GOES UP, releases today from Random House Children’s Books! “A quirky, fun story set in a town filled with unique and amusing characters. Recommended to fans of Carl Hiaasen.” – School Library Journal “A quirky, heartwarming story of family and friendship.” – Kirkus […]

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New York Times review of THE DOOR TO THE LOST!

August 6th, 2018
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Congratulations to Jaleigh Johnson on the glowing, beautiful review of THE DOOR TO THE LOST in yesterday’s New York Times! “In a world called Talhaven, magic is used somewhat like electricity, after having been imported by the Vorans, mysterious wizards from another dimension, via a wormhole that one day self-destructed.” – NYTimes Jaleigh is a […]

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Happy Book Birthday to Jaleigh Johnson!

July 3rd, 2018
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Please join us in congratulating New York Times bestselling author Jaleigh Johnson on today’s release of THE DOOR TO THE LOST! “The exquisite worldbuilding will please steadfast fans of Johnson’s other Solace books…Your new favorite fantasy.” – Kirkus, starred review THE DOOR TO THE LOST There was no warning the day magic died in Talhaven. […]

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Happy (Buggy) Book Birthday to Rebecca Petruck!

May 8th, 2018

Grab a grasshopper and join me in congratulating Rebecca Petruck on the release today of her second middle grade novel, BOY BITES BUG. Will didn’t plan to eat a stinkbug. But when his friend Darryl called new kid Eloy Herrera a racial slur, Will did it as a diversion. Now Will is Bug Boy, and […]

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