Sign In
Literary Agents

Ms. Katie Shea Boutillier

Donald Maass Literary Agency

1000 Dean Street, Suite 252

Brooklyn, NY 11238

E-Mail: To protect agents from spam, email addresses are hidden except to logged-in members. Join Now


Twitter: AgentShea

AAR Member: Yes

Accepts Queries Via...

Snail-Mail: No

E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

Learn more about this agent, including:

  • Genres of Interest
  • Typical Response Times
  • Best Query Methods

Become a QueryTracker Member (Free)

Query Guidelines

Include query, a short synopsis (if available), and the first five pages pasted into the body of the email, no attachments please.

Leave comments about your experiences with this literary agent, or read what other authors have to say.

from finleyturner
Mar 18, 2020 12:33 pm

Pitmad query (email): March 5, 2020. I previously queried on February 4, 2020, so I resent for Pitmad.
Full request: March 5, 2020
Nudge with offer of rep: March 17, 2020

95k adult domestic suspense
from sarahadler
Mar 03, 2020 9:21 pm

EQ: 1/4/20
CNR: 3/3/20

96k upmarket WF
from sfdwriter
Feb 24, 2020 1:25 pm

EQ: 10/14/19
ER: 2/24/20 (form)

upmarket WF 92K
from DSenecal
Jan 26, 2020 10:06 am

That was fast. I sent a query in response to a webinar she gave. It took her three weeks past the promised deadline she gave for her response, and she obviously didn't even read the query or synopsis -- the remarks had nothing to do with the material.
from BookishB
Jan 25, 2020 10:54 pm

EQ: 1/20/2020 YA contemporary 86k
FR: 1/21/2020 - Sent same day
from Hulagirl
Dec 29, 2019 12:21 am

EQ: 12/29/19

Contemporary Women's Fiction 89K
from jlp123
Nov 04, 2019 3:04 pm

EQ: 9/24/19 (upmarket fiction, 88k)
ER: 10/25/19
from hairaplenty
Oct 30, 2019 2:53 pm

I've got you beat, Kittywhite. submitted 4/2018--10/2019 kind reject-with suggestion to submit again if I have not already received representation.
from Kittywhite
Oct 23, 2019 7:30 pm

EQ 9/15/10 100,000 Urban Fantasy

( A YEAR later lol. I forgot I sent it. Nice form letter with invite to query with something else )

ER 10/22/10
from MNello
Oct 23, 2019 3:32 pm

EQ 6/11/19
CNR 9/5/19
ER 10/23/19

YA 68K
from PaigeTurner
Oct 22, 2019 3:58 pm

October 2018: EQ
October 2019: ER

Apology for delay (1 year!) but open to future queries for other projects.
from Zooks3
Oct 22, 2019 3:54 pm

10/22/19 EQ re: Knotted Gun - Thriller
from Zooks3
Oct 22, 2019 3:18 pm

11/2/18: EQ re: TANCM - Multicultural Edgy YA
10/22/19 - Nice rejection & apology for delay. Suggested I submit another project.
from ByKellyDuran
Sep 04, 2019 3:26 pm

EQ: 4/23
Nudge with offer: 8/26
Full Request: 8/26
Offer of Rep!!! 8/28

WF 92K
from Writerkehr
Sep 03, 2019 4:32 pm

EQ: 8/27
WF 90K
Nudge with offer 8/30
Polite step aside 9/3/19 "Sounds like a lot of fun but didn't connect to writing"

To read more comments about this agent, or to leave comments of your own, become a QueryTracker member.

Agent Reports.

QueryTracker Members can view the data gathered by all other members, organized into reports showing...

  • The Number of Queries Sent and Their Replies
  • Query Response Times
  • Most Popular Manuscript Word-Counts
  • Most Popular Genres
  • Historic Trends
  • And Much More