Jennifer Starkman

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Jennifer Starkman is a literary agent on the children’s side at Transatlantic Agency. She is former student of Ryerson University’s Publishing program, with an academic background covering such diverse areas as Anthropology, Mass Communications, Children’s Literature, and Book Indexing. An accomplished children’s book reviewer (with a particular interest in unique, offbeat picture books), Jennifer is the founder of, which promotes early childhood literacy through book recommendations for busy parents, teachers and librarians.

Transatlantic benefits from Jennifer’s keen grasp of the best qualities in children’s literature, and from her gleeful enthusiasm for great kids’ books and the people who create them.

Jennifer brings all of this enthusiasm and expertise to her active assistance of agents within Transatlantic, as well as to her work with her own clients.