KAITLYN JOHNSON

After receiving a BA in Writing, Literature, and Publishing from Emerson College, Kaitlyn refused to leave the concept of nightly homework behind. A literary agent for Belcastro Literary Agency, she is also a freelance editor at her own company, K. Johnson Editorial. Kaitlyn started her literary journey as a copyeditor for academic publisher codeMantra, a YA editor for Accent Press, a Conference Assistant for GrubStreet, Boston, and has been agenting since 2016. She has written various articles for Writer’s Digest and has had a flash fiction story published in the anthology A Box of Stars Beneath the Bed.

WHAT I'M LOOKING FOR

upper MG, YA, and select Adult
LGBTQ+, mental health/disability rep, Fantasy, Contemporary, Contemporary Romance, Historical, Graphic Novels

SAMPLE TITLES OR AUTHORS

May the Best Man Win, ZR Ellor
The Secret of StarWhales, Rebecca Thorne
Hope Springs, Jamie Berry

Specializes In

FICTION: Children's, Fantasy, GLBT, Graphic Novels, Historical Fiction, Middle Grade, Multi-Cultural, Young Adult

Considers

FICTION: Chick Lit, Horror, Romance, Upmarket Women's Fiction