Molly Ker Hawn
Molly Ker Hawn has been an agent with the Bent Agency since 2012. Her time in the children’s publishing industry has included editorial roles at Chronicle Books and Dial Books for Young Readers, early social media development for a major teen magazine, and serving as National Programs Director at the Children’s Book Council. Molly works with authors and publishers in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and Australia. Raised in California, she read English at Cambridge University, spent many years in New York City, and now lives in London.
Molly looks for middle grade and young adult fiction that’s inventive, well-crafted, and rich with emotion. The books she represents all share an authentic sense of place, whether real or imaginary.