There’s a new literary agent in the field!
Kelly Peterson has recently joined Corvisiero Literary as a junior agent. Corvisiero is a New York City boutique literary agency.

Kelly is a graduate of West Chester University, with a B.S.Ed. in English. She worked for a while as a teacher, before deciding to pursue her true love of books instead. Kelly has a deep, life-long love for well-written stories.

Literary agent Kelly is currently building up her client list and welcomes unsolicited manuscript submissions.


Kelly is interested in representing the following Genres:

  • Young Adult:  Dystopian, Fantasy (including all sub-genres of Fantasy), Steampunk, Sci-Fi, Paranormal, Historical (19th century and earlier with strong heroines) along with Sword and Sorcery stories.
    She will also consider a small selection of Contemporary Romance. Kelly especially loves stories with strong, female protagonists.
  • New Adult: Paranormal, Fantasy, Romance as well as Historical Romance.
  • Adult Fiction: Fantasy and Romance.
  • Middle Grade: Fantasy, Paranormal, Sci-fi.

Although Kelly represents all of the above, her main passion is for Young Adult fantasy stories.

She is not currently interested in representing Children’s Picture Books, Nonfiction, Emotional Turmoil and Mystery/Crime.

To query Kelly with your manuscript, visit for submission guidelines.

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