Kate Testerman

KT Literary, LLC.

After a dozen years working in publishing in New York City, Kate moved to Colorado and formed kt literary in early 2008, where she represents middle grade, young adult, and some selected adult fiction. Bringing to bear the experience of being part of a large NY agency, she enjoys all aspects of working with her authors, offering hands-on experience, personal service, and an abundance of optimism. Her clients include Maureen Johnson, Stephanie Perkins, Amy Spalding, Trish Doller, Diana Peterfreund, Emily Ecton and Matthew Cody, among other exciting and acclaimed authors. Kate is a graduate of the University of Delaware’s Honors Program, a former cast member of the New York Renaissance Faire, a hobbyist lifestyle photographer, and an avid collector of shoes, bags, children, and pets. Her interests cover a broad range including contemporary drama, urban fantasy and magical realism, adventure stories, and romantic comedies.

Submissions Closed

Subject Focus

Fiction: New Adult
Fiction: Women’s/Romance
Children’s: Middle Grade Fiction
Children’s: Young Adult Fiction
Children's: Fantasy


Over 25 years in publishing

Years of Industry Experience

November 2009

Member Since