The Directory of Literary Agents
7 Insider Secrets to Get a Top Agent, Publisher, and Book Deal
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Literary Agent Directory
Important: Visit each agent’s website (links in their listings below) to see if they’re open to submissions before querying.
Kathleen Ortiz is a literary agent with and the founder of KO Media Management. She founded her own agency in 2022, after working in publishing and international licensing for over a decade, including roles as Director of Translation, Subsidiary Rights Manager and Literary Agent. She earned her M.S. in Publishing from Pace University, and has spent her career helping build and elevate creative brands.
Her focus is on books and media for adults and children, especially with a visual element. She loves media and books that bring humor and joy and inspire others in life. She is a member of Licensing International and the Association of American Literary Agents.
This literary agent represents:
FICTION: General Fiction * Picture Book * Young Adult Fiction *
NONFICTION: Biography * Business * Cooking/Cookbook * Dating/Relationship/Sex * Diet/Nutrition * Family * Film/Entertainment * Food/Drinks * Health/Wellness * Inspiration * Memoir * Mind/Body/Spirit * Money/Finance * Narrative * Parenting/Child Guidance * Pop Culture * Reference * Religion * Science * Self-Help/Personal Development * Spirituality * Technology *
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