Sarah-Jayne Carver

Literary Assistant

Sarah-Jayne is the Literary Assistant at Madeleine Milburn Ltd.

She has a degree in Chinese from the University of Edinburgh and spent her year abroad living near the border between China and North Korea. She was the top graduate in her Publishing MA at University College, London, gaining a Distinction and appearing on the Dean’s List as a result. While studying, she had a part-time job in the marketing department at Christie’s and interned at several different publishers including Faber & Faber and Pushkin Press. An avid reader of both fiction and non-fiction, she enjoys books from a wide range of different cultures.

When she’s not reading, she likes to go snowboarding or long-distance running. Having been an RAF cadet at school, she would someday like to train for a private pilot’s licence.