Sara Sargent is a Senior Executive Editor at Random House Books for Young Readers, where she publishes platform-driven fiction and nonfiction in the picture book, middle grade, and young adult categories. Previously she has held positions at HarperCollins Children’s Books, Simon Pulse (an imprint of Simon & Schuster), and Miramax Books. Sara has worked with #1 New York Times bestselling authors Katty Kay and Claire Shipman, as well as New York Times bestselling authors Laurie Hernandez, Abbi Glines, Ainsley Earhardt, Rosamund Hodge, StacyPlays, and Lisa Maxwell; internationally bestselling author Lily Collins; National Book Award finalist Deb Caletti; and social media influencers Laci Green and Arden Rose. Sara received her Master of Science in journalism from Northwestern University. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
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