We're very excited to be joined by two fabulous publishing professionals.

Melissa Jeglinski, Agent, The Knight Agency

A graduate of Clarion University of Pennsylvania, where she majored in English with a writing concentration, Melissa began her career as an editor with Harlequin Enterprises. Looking to work with a variety of authors and genres, she joined The Knight Agency in 2008.

With over two decades of experience in the publishing industry, Melissa has fostered her clients to National prominence. Melissa is seeking projects in the following areas: Romance (contemporary, category, inspirational), Women’s Fiction, Historical Fiction, Middle Grade and Mystery.

Laura Costello, Assistant Editor, Sourcebooks 

Laura Costello began her publishing career at Sourcebooks in 2015 after interning at Globe Pequot Press’s Falcon imprint and Warscapes, an independent online magazine. She is currently an Assistant Editor for Sourcebooks Casablanca, seeking romance in all subgenres. She’s currently looking for: gripping romantic suspense, unique fantasy and paranormal romance, contemporary romance with a compelling voice, and diverse/own voices romance, including LGBTQIA+ romance. When she’s not lost in a book, Laura enjoys playing video games, watching way-too-scary movies, and cuddling her chubby corgi.