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Contributor Kelly Notaras


Kelly Notaras
Kelly Notaras

Kelly Notaras is the founder of kn literary arts, an editorial book studio specializing in self-help, personal growth, and spirituality. Kelly started her career working as an editor for HarperCollins, Penguin USA, and Hyperion Books. Most recently she was the VP and editorial director at Sounds True, a multi-media spirituality publishing company in Boulder, Colorado. There she oversaw an impressive list of spiritual luminaries including Adyashanti, Reggie Ray, Krishna Das, Sharon Salzberg, Pema Chödrön, Caroline Myss, and many more. Since starting kn literary arts, she has been honored to edit a wide variety of personal-growth books including New York Times bestseller The Tapping Solution by Nick Ortner, Daily Love by Mastin Kipp, and Jump…and Your Life Will Appear by Nancy Levin. kn literary’s amazing client list also includes Regena Thomashauer (a.k.a. “Mama Gena”), Kate Northrup, Donna Gates, Bruce Tift, Thomas Hübl, and many more. 

Along with an impressive roster of talented editorial associates, Kelly is dedicated to the kn literary arts mission: bringing life-changing books into the world—and making sure they’re good once they’re here. 



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