Magical Realism

Jaida Temperly @jltemperly · 5d

Diving into queries for a few hours! Looking for (Adult) #ownvoices , magical realism, literary, speculative... #mswl

Andrea Somberg @andreasomberg · 2w

Would love to see some great magical realism--adult, YA or MG #MSWL

Peter Knapp @petejknapp · Nov 30

As always, MG is on my #mswl these days & all days. Everything from standalone contemporary and magical realism to big fantasy series.

Jaida Temperly @jltemperly · Nov 30

Diving into queries today! On the hunt for all things Adult -- Literary, Upmarket Fiction, Alt. Histories, Magical Realism, #OwnVoices #mswl

AmandaCityOwl @AmandaCityOwl · Nov 23

My slush pile is currently empty! I need manuscripts! #queryme check out my past #MSWL posts. pitch to me at

Lauren Spieller @laurenspieller · Nov 22

Top of my #MSWL : diverse magical realism in Middle Grade & feminist books in YA

Ariel Fieldman @Ariel_Fieldman · Nov 3

#MSWL small town america - with a dark/magical realism twist a la WHEN WE WERE ANIMALS

Hannah Fergesen @HannahFergesen · Nov 2

After an amazing trip to NOLA, I want an #ownvoices magical realism or contemp YA about an MC who grew up in the religion of Voodoo #MSWL

Susan Hawk @susanhawk · Oct 28

Fresh #TBAWishlist on the blog! @gemma_cooper @VLCappello @mollykh @HeddaFlaherty @byobrooks @beth_phelan

What's my wishlist request, you ask? High concept, emotional MG or YA set in this world, with a fantastic/magical rā€¦

Peter Knapp @petejknapp · Oct 22

#mswl - In terms of MG, I'd especially love to find contemporary & historical, magical realism, & stories that feel very classic & timeless!

Jaida Temperly @jltemperly · Oct 20

Diving into queries this week -- would love to find an Adult magical realism, alternate history, or horror ms! #mswl

Mallory C. Brown šŸŽƒ @MalloryCBrown · Oct 17

Magical realism is when the world is about 95% normal, but 5% magical/mystical and that magic is a totally natural part of the world.

My #MSWL always has magical realism on it and I rarely get true magical realism. Here's a helpful way to understandā€¦

Jennifer Azantian @jenazantian · Oct 12

Please write me a MG or YA inspired by this: #MSWL Can be sent any time. Bonus points for magical realism or fantasy

Whitley Abell @whitleyabell · Oct 6

Okay, so about 70 percent of the editors at this speed meeting event want magical realism. ME TOO. Where is it?? #MSWL

SAME!!! I would like all the magical realism, please! #MR #MSWL

Jaida Temperly @jltemperly · Oct 5

On a non-political note, I'm in the mood for a good Adult magical realism manuscript a la Alice Hoffman. #mswl

ellen @ellencormier · Oct 3

Okay, so about 70 percent of the editors at this speed meeting event want magical realism. ME TOO. Where is it?? #MSWL

I am one of those editors! #mswl