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Molly O'Neill

Molly O’Neill

Molly O’Neill is an editor at Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Children’s Books, where she publishes a diverse list of literary and commercial books that includes picture books, middle-grade fiction, and YA novels. Her list of acquisitions includes Veronica Roth’s #1 New York Times bestselling dystopian Divergent series; S. J. Kincaid’s sci-fi Insignia trilogy; Bobbie Pyron’s A Dog’s Way Home; Kathryn Fitzmaurice’s Destiny, Rewritten; Nola Buck and Sarah Jane Wright’s A Christmas Goodnight; and Hilary T. Smith’s forthcoming YA debut, Wild Awake. Molly has worked on both the marketing/publicity and editorial sides of the children’s book industry; you can follow her thoughts about publishing, the creative life, and other bookish things on Twitter (@molly_oneill) and on her blog (http://10blockwalk.blogspot.com).