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Welcome to 5 Otter Literary.

We are a full-service, international literary agency founded in 2020 by long-time friends and publishing industry colleagues, Olga Filina, Ali McDonald, and Cassandra Rodgers.

We represent literature across all audiences, categories, genres, and formats, for traditional publishing as well as audio, translation, and film/TV. Our authors are award-winning, bestselling, and critically-acclaimed, as well as debut and emerging.

We are passionately committed to guiding our clients’ careers towards achieving their literary dreams. Operating as a team, we bring the sum of our talents to work on behalf of every 5OL client.

We look forward to connecting with you.

Happy writing!

The 5OL Team

Welcome to 5 Otter Literary.

We are a full-service, international literary agency founded in 2020 by long-time friends and publishing industry colleagues, Olga Filina, Ali McDonald, and Cassandra Rodgers.

We represent literature across all audiences, categories, genres, and formats, for traditional publishing as well as audio, translation, and film/TV. Our authors are award-winning, bestselling, and critically-acclaimed, as well as debut and emerging.

We are passionately committed to guiding our clients’ careers to achieve their literary dreams, composing author careers and legacies. Operating as a team, we bring the sum of our talents to work on behalf of every 5OL client.

We look forward to connecting with you.

Happy Writing!

The 5OL Team