Alec Shane @alecdshane · 6d

'The Karate Kid' was released on this day 33 years ago.

#MSWL . I don't even know what I'm MSWLing about, I just love this movie

Alec Shane @alecdshane · 1w

#MSWL a book about Seattle and the rise of the grunge rock/alternative music scene in the early 90s

Alec Shane @alecdshane · 2w

Time for my annual summertime #MSWL about the making, and cultural significance of, the movie Jaws.

Alec Shane @alecdshane · 2w

#MSWL the definitive biography of the life and times of Rodney Dangerfield.

Alec Shane @alecdshane · 3w

Soldiers lighting a cigarette with a flamethrower.

Still would love to find a book on the men who carried flamethrowers in WWII. #MSWL

Alec Shane @alecdshane · May 5

Putting out the #MSWL for good horror - haven't gotten too many horror queries as of late and would love to see that remedied.

Alec Shane @alecdshane · Apr 27

To all the folks in the #ESPNLayoffs club...if any of you decide to try your hand at writing a book, hope you'll send it my way. #MSWL

Alec Shane @alecdshane · Apr 25

I'm going to miss much of #DVPit , so feel free to send any MG/YA that's horror, mystery/thriller, historical, sports, contemporary. #MSWL

Alec Shane @alecdshane · Apr 8

Tattoo parlor in the 1920's

Not sure if there's a book in this or not...but I'm sure the American tattoo parlor has a pretty cool history. #MSWL

Alec Shane @alecdshane · Apr 4

Only one person officially finishes crazy tough Barkley Marathons:

You have to collect random pages of books along the way. Only one person finished. What happened to everyone else?…

Alec Shane @alecdshane · Mar 27

No one bothered to tell contestants living in the wild that the reality show they were shooting had been canceled…

This needs to be a horror novel and it needs to be one yesterday. #MSWL

Alec Shane @alecdshane · Mar 22

I know there's a lot of stuff out there already...but I'd love to represent the definitive work on Laurel & Hardy. #MSWL

Alec Shane @alecdshane · Mar 10

I wonder if there's a book somewhere amid all of this Buffy the Vampire Slayer madness. Maybe Buffy and the rise of the female badass? #MSWL

Alec Shane @alecdshane · Mar 9

I also bet there's a really fun MG novel revolving around some kind of Girl Scout cookie heist out there somewhere. #MSWL

Alec Shane @alecdshane · Feb 23

#MSWL A book about the men commissioned as flame throwers during WWII.

Alec Shane @alecdshane · Feb 3

Is there a biography of Fred Gwynne out there anywhere? #MSWL