Larissa Helena Joins Pippin Properties

By Maryann Yin 

Larissa Helena  (GalleyCat)Larissa Helena has moved to the Pippin Properties, Inc. Throughout her academic and professional career, she focused on working with children’s books and young adult books.

Over at Pippin, Helena will serve as an associate literary agent and the manager of subsidiary rights. She shared this statement in the announcement: “Having just relocated to New York from Brazil to further develop my publishing career, I’m extremely excited to join Pippin, and look forward to expanding the list across geographic borders while continuing to explore the frontiers of new media​.”

In the past, Helena has held positions at Fantástica Rocco and Hachette Livre. She has worked on translation projects for books by Laura Ruby, Derek Landy, and Maureen Johnson.