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Our Mentors

Anna Sortino
This 2020, Anna Sortino is mentoring Young Adult
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Anna Sortino
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Anna Sortino writes contemporary YA and is represented by Kari Sutherland at Bradford Literary Agency. She is a 2019 Pitch Wars mentee and a 2020 mentor. She has a Master’s in Writing & Publishing from DePaul University. After a childhood spent in Chicagoland, she currently lives in the delightfully warm Southern California. Anna is hard of hearing and passionate about diverse representation in publishing.

Agent:
Kari Sutherland
Bradford Literary Agency

Favorite Books

With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo
Full Disclosure by Camryn Garrett
Allegedly by Tiffany D Jackson
Lovely War by Julie Berry
A Song of Wraiths and Ruin by Roseanne A Brown

Years Mentored
2020