Jacinta di Mase - Agent
A Literary Agent with more than 17 years experience in the publishing industry Jacinta di Mase Management was founded in January 2004 after ten years working for two of Australia’s premier literary agencies, Australian Literary Management (ALM) and Jenny Darling & Associates.
Jacinta di Mase Management represents a diverse range of authors and illustrators of picture books, children’s and young adult fiction, and fiction and non-fiction titles for the adult trade market. Jacinta works closely with authors to prepare their work for presentation to publishers.
Authors and illustrators on the list include Phil Cummings, Rosanne Hawke, Elise Hurst, Moya Simons, Karen Blair, Pinky McKay, Fiona Capp, and Myfanwy Jones. Recent titles include The Rainy Season by Myfanwy Jones, The Night Garden by Elise Hurst, Parlour Games for Modern Families by Jones and Tsintziras, Marrying Ameera by Rosanne Hawke, Let Me Whisper You My Story by Moya Simons, and The Star League series by H.J Harper.
After attending the CYA conference in 2009 Jacinta signed Aleesah Darlison’s Unicorn Riders series, which will be published by Walker Books in 2011 and Kerri Lane’s YA spoof Dead, Actually due for release with Allen & Unwin in 2012.
Jacinta is looking for quality commercial fiction for younger readers and young adults. (No picture books and no illustrations please.)