Full Agent Profile: Maura Kye-Casella



NAME

Maura Kye-Casella

AGENCY
Don Congdon Associates, Inc.
AAR MEMBER
Yes
EMAIL
dca@doncongdon.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://doncongdon.com/



FICTION GENRES
Literary Fiction | Women's Fiction | Historical Fiction | Young Adult | Thrillers/Suspense | Multi-Cultural | Offbeat/Quirky
NONFICTION GENRES

Parenting | Cookbooks | Memoirs | Adventure/True Story | Women's Issues | Pop Culture | Narrative | Humor

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
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    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She is interested in narrative nonfiction, adventure, pop culture, parenting, cookbooks, humor and memoir.
    • Her fiction interests include multicultural, paranormal, horror, YA, women's fiction, suspense, well-written novels with an edgy voice, quirky characters, and/or unique plots and settings.
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    NEW DEALS
    Fiction | Fantasy
    USA Today bestselling author Sophie Jordan aka Sharie Kohler's books #3 and #4 of the Moon Chasers series featuring warring lycans, their hybrid brethen and a secret society of mortal hunters, again to Pocket

    Non-Fiction | Women's Issues
    Lactation consultants Diana West and Lisa Marasco's THE BREASTFEEDING MOTHER'S GUIDE TO MAKING MORE MILK, a comprehensive resource, including the latest research and discoveries about the way the breast makes milk, causes of low milk production, and innovative methods to increase the milk supply, to McGraw-Hill, for publication in December 2008

    Fiction | Historical Fiction
    Rosanne Bittner's PARADISE VALLEY, set in 1800's Wyoming, wherein strangers meet on a journey of revenge that leads them along the famed Outlaw Trail and into each other's arms; but intense danger and a secret she is keeping could destroy them both, to Leah Hultenschmidt at Sourcebooks, for publication in Spring 2013, by Maura Kye-Casella at Don Congdon Associates.

    Fiction | Young Adult
    Colleen Gleason's THE GASLIGHT GUILD series, set in a steampunkish Victorian London in which a teen duo are enlisted by Irene Adler and the Crown to help investigate the disappearance of London's young elite, to Kelli Chipponeri at Chronicle Children's, in a two-book deal, by Maura Kye-Casella of Don Congdon Associates.

    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS
    Once Upon a Wedding Night
    Author:   Sophie Jordan
    Genres:   Romance
    Publisher:   Avon (August 1, 2006)

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    Lost in the Amazon: The True Story of Five Men and their Desperate Battle for Survival
    Author:   Stephen Kirkpatrick
    Genres:   Adventure/True Story
    Publisher:   W Publishing Group (July 12, 2005)
    Lost in the dense jungle with a ragtag band of gringo adventurers and native guides, freelance photographer and devout Christian Kirkpatrick emerges from the jungle battered, bloodied and starving, but alive, and no punches as to who's responsible for his safe return--his faith
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    Darn Good Advice—Baby
    Author:   Jan Faull
    Genres:   Parenting
    Publisher:   Barron''s Educational Series (December 15, 2005)
    With real-life parenting accounts, checklists, essential information, and sound advice, this reassuring and upbeat guide tells you everything you need to know about your little one
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    Denise Marcil Literary Agency