The Directory of Literary Agents
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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.
Sarah Landis is a literary agent with Sterling Lord Literistic. She represents young adult and middle grade fiction, as well as genre fiction in the YA-adult crossover space. Sarah is particularly drawn to high-concept plots, inventive and distinctive world-building, novels with a strong emotional core, and sweeping fantasy. Her recent titles include Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin, House of Salt and Sorrows by Erin A. Craig, Woven in Moonlight by Isabel Ibañez, and The Last Confession of Autumn Casterly by Meredith Tate. Before joining Sterling Lord Literistic in 2017, Sarah worked as an editor for fifteen years, holding roles at G.P. Putnam Son’s, Hyperion Books, HarperCollins Children’s Books, and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers. Over the course of her career, Sarah has had the pleasure of editing many talented and award-winning authors such as: Lauren Groff, Katherine Howe, Jodi Lynn Anderson, Kasie West, Michael Buckley, and Claudia Gray. Sarah graduated with a B.A. in English from the University of Virginia.
This literary agent represents:
FICTION: Middle Grade Fiction * New Adult * Young Adult Fiction *
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