Monday, March 28, 2011

Secret Agent Unveiled: KATE MCKEAN

Thanks and loud applause for the lovely and insightful Kate McKean of Morhaim Literary for being our Secret Agent this month!

Kate's Bio:

Kate McKean is an agent at the Howard Morhaim Literary Agency. After earning her Master's degree in Fiction Writing at the University of Southern Mississippi, she began her career as an agent. She also teaches classes on book publishing at New York University, and fiction writing workshops for Slice Literary Magazine and

Kate's list focuses on fiction of many stripes for both adults and teens, as well as practical and narrative non-fiction, especially craft and humor. Her recent sales include a 3-book paranormal romance series by debut author Delilah S. Dawson, Lucas Klaus' YA novel Everything You Need to Survive the Apocalypse, and UNSTUCK: 52 Ways to Get (and Keep) Your Creativity Flowing by Noah Scalin.

What Kate is currently excited about: 

Contemporary YA and Middle Grade, Adult Paranormal Romance, and Romantic Suspense.

Hooray for another fun round with lots of good feedback!  Winners forthcoming.


  1. She sounds like a knowledgeable agent to query! I will be checking out her page, and thanks for the bio information : )

  2. Thanks to Kate and Authoress for a great contest!

  3. Thank you Authoress for hosting this great contest and Kate for taking the time to make in depth comments on all the posts. Reading through the posts was a great learning experience.

  4. Thank you to Kate and Authoress, and all of those who participated.

  5. Thank you Kate for your insightful comments. We all appreciate you taking the time from your busy schedule to read our work.

    Thank you Authoress for the great opportunity.