004_IMG_4014_004Sara Sargent is an Executive Editor at HarperCollins Children’s Books. She acquires picture books, middle grade, and young adult fiction and nonfiction with a focus on pop culture, social media, and digital platforms. Most recently she was an Editor at Simon Pulse, an imprint of Simon & Schuster. Sara started her publishing career at Miramax Books at the age of 17 and went on to intern at Meet the Press, New York Magazine, and Disney/Hyperion Books for Children. She attended Swarthmore College and received her Master of Science in journalism from Northwestern. You can sometimes find Sara eating takeout and reading on the couch. You can always find her on Twitter and Instagram at Sara_Sargent. Sara lives in Brooklyn.