Elizabeth joined Atria in January 2022 and works with Melanie Iglesias Pérez and Loan Le on a range of bestselling upmarket and literary plus fiction, including fantastical, romance, suspense, and speculative fiction. Elizabeth previously worked with Natalie Hallak, Kaitlin Olson, Amar Deol, and Nick Ciani on book club fiction, rom-coms, thrillers, historical novels, memoirs, and narrative non-fiction. She began her publishing career as a Marketing and Publicity Assistant at Profile Books in London, where she was commended for her campaign on Laura Dave’s bestselling The Last Thing He Told Me by the UK Book Marketing Society. Elizabeth grew up in Venezuela, holds a BA in political science from Vanderbilt University with minors in classical civilizations and corporate strategy, and is a graduate of the Columbia Publishing Course at Oxford University. Elizabeth is eager to work on fantasy, speculative, upmarket, book club, and commercial fiction that is fun, plot-driven, and escapist, while seamlessly layered with emotional and intellectual depth. She is especially drawn to novels featuring observant social commentary, poignant family dynamics, a propulsive plot, nuanced characters, and magic. Her first acquisition, The Crescent Moon Tearoom by Stacy Sivinski, will be out in Fall 2024.
Areas of Interest: Upmarket Fiction, Fantastical Fiction, Speculative Fiction, Rom-Coms, Imaginative Thrillers, Science Fiction