Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · 5d

i am SO DOWN for YA retellings of classics with marginalized chars. m/m Emma. Black Victor Frankenstein. LESBIAN GA…

*places all of these on my #MSWL and creates petition for @bookavid to start a book packaging company*

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Aug 19

Fun Fact: I have the equivalent of a real life #MSWL tweet on my fridge at all times. More books like…

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Aug 18

5-year-old Shon dresses up to help street cats because "it makes him feel like a superhero for animals"…

MY HEART. Someone send me this picture book RIGHT NOW. #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Jul 3

I'd love to read a YA novel about a teenager clinging on to the hope that ska will come back. Wait that's my memoir. #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Jun 28

Would LOVE to read a YA novel about a teen running her own BBS server. #MSWL For those who aren't An Old™ like me:

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Jun 26

As society teeters on the edge of ruin, one minor league baseball team reminds us that another world is possible.

Can someone write me a YA novel about a teen training her corgi for the races? #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · May 24

This tree was extinct for a thousand years before sprouting again from a 2,000-year-old seed

This is so cool. And I would LOVE to read a YA novel about a teen botany nerd, who maybe makes an amazing discover…

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · May 18

The King of the Netherlands has a secret side job as a commercial airline pilot

I want to read this novel so bad. #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Apr 17

Thinking about this old post by @Ava_Jae today. If you're querying a chronic illness YA contemp, pitch me. #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Apr 6

Another Saturday bun. #rabbitsofinstagram #netherlanddwarf

Really want a book inspired by @stephkuehn 's Instagram. Kids raising adorable bunnies for competitions. Best in sh…

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Mar 18

I'm seeking powerful fiction that captures the melancholy of realizing a @Pringles can is six servings... after eating an entire can. #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Mar 16

I want to read a good YA horror novel that captures the terror and anxiety of falling off Rainbow Road on the last lap in Mario Kart. #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Mar 10

Actively seeking prose that will make me cry as much as the Fry's dog episode on Futurama. #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Feb 13

Writers! Any of you watch @UnRealLifetime ? I want to read the novel version of that show. So badly. Query me if you've written it. #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Feb 8

In an age of constant thinkpieces, I'd love to read a YA contemporary romance about a teen who writes them. The title? Hot Takes. #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Feb 8

I also like weird, quirky, & unconventional novels. Can't think of where your book belongs in the bookstore? It belongs in my inbox. #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Feb 8

And this is a specific request, but. I'm dying for a YA novel about brown kids at Comic Con. Or running a comic shop. Anything geeky. #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Feb 8

And PLEASE send me your LGBTQ+ YA. All genres, but would love some SFF. I adore books by @robin_talley @AdamSilvera @beckyalbertalli . #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Feb 8

Very hungry for voice-driven sci-fi and fantasy. If you write prose that can punch me in the face like @ChuckWendig 's can, email me. #MSWL

Eric Smith @ericsmithrocks · Feb 8

Looking for quiet YA contemporary / rom-coms. Do you write Nora Ephron style YA like @LaurenEMorrill ? Let's laugh and cry together. #MSWL