Carrie Pestritto


Literary agent at @prospect_agency . Avid home decorator. Always promising friends to go with them to Pilates. Never do.

Queens, NY

Prospect Agency

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · May 12

Ooo something that takes place on a 1940s movie set #mswl

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · May 2

Just watched the latest @NBCTimeless and noooow I want a book about Grace Humiston aka Mrs Sherlock Holmes #mswl

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · Apr 18

Super hungry for new romance authors to add to my list!!! #mswl

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · Apr 17

A YA that deals with colorism in some way #mswl

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · Mar 20

Ohhhh you know what I want? A Great British Bake off romance!!! #mswl πŸ’–πŸ°πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ³

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · Mar 14

I'm on the lookout for great millennial romance and women's fiction--if you have stories about young graduates figuring out life, with diverse characters, or involving technology, send it to me!! #mswl

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · Feb 22

Does anyone have a book that can comp The Frankenstein Chronicles??? #mswl

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · Jan 21

I want to represent a food historian! #mswl 🍰πŸ₯§πŸ₯–πŸ²

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · Jan 7

@TheStrainFX as a YA series #mswl ...I thinking I’m just vibing on disaster-in-NY stories πŸ§›β€β™‚οΈ

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · Jan 7

The Day After Tomorrow as a YA or adult thriller series #mswl ❄️

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · Jan 6

I love/ can’t get enough of bios like JULIA CHILD RULES, HISSING COUSINS, and PRINCE PHILIP: THE TURBULENT EARLY LIFE...and am dying to rep more authors who write in the genre!! #mswl πŸ˜πŸ€“πŸ˜πŸ€“

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · 22 Oct 2017

I'm hungry for books that take place in bakeries, chocolate shops, restaurants/cafes...basically, I'm just hungry πŸ₯πŸ³πŸ₯“πŸͺ🍰πŸ₯™πŸ₯ƒ #mswl

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · 30 Aug 2017

Something with the feel of Bend It Like Beckham #mswl

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · 23 Aug 2017

Something that blends DATE-ONOMICS and SEX AND THE SINGLE GIRL #mswl

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · 3 Aug 2017

#mswl heads-up: I'm NOT into thrillers where the bad guy is a Muslim terrorist. It feels racially insensitive and overdone.

Carrie Pestritto @literarycarrie · 25 Jul 2017

Feeling nostaglic for the Sally Lockhart novels...if you have a Victorian mystery, send it to me! #mswl