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Our Mentors

Kat Dunn
This 2021, Kat Dunn is mentoring Young Adult
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Kat Dunn
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Kat Dunn grew up in London where she is currently based, but has spent time in Japan, Australia and France. She has a BA in Japanese from SOAS and an MA in English from Warwick. She’s written about mental health for Mind and The Guardian, and worked as a translator for Japanese television. Dangerous Remedy, her YA debut, was released in 2020 by Head of Zeus, followed by the sequel Monstrous Design in 2021.

Hellie Ogden
Janklow & Nesbit UK

For Pitch Wars 2021, Kat Dunn is co-mentoring with Sarah Underwood.

Other Published Works

DANGEROUS REMEDY (Head of Zeus/Zephyr August 2020)

Favorite Books

She Who Became the Sun by Shelley Parker-Chan
The Wolf and the Woodsman by Ava Reid
Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo
Plain Bad Heroines by Emily M Danforth

Years Mentored
2019, 2020, 2021
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