Michelle Witte


Michelle Witte @michellewitte · 2w

Ooh, @SarahAddisonAll 's Peach Keeper is $1.99 on Kindle https://t.co/l4NfbLCGXY & Nook https://t.co/pakPoAlPFW Magical realism at its finest

#MSWL I'm dying to find great magical realism (YA/MG). One of my fave writers is Sarah Addison Allen, so like her b… https://t.co/rGe4OheJd0

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Jun 21

A Cinderella retelling where the shoe is a murder weapon, Cinderella's gone rogue, and the prince is the lead investigator.

Um, yes please. #MSWL https://t.co/unvqVelXkV

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Jun 20

I so desperately want to see heroes & heroines dealing w/ illness/disability & triumphing. NOT burdens but people fighting their own battles

Mental illness as well. #MSWL https://t.co/FFvw17kyKL

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Jun 7

Please include "shades of Pan's Labyrinth" on my tombstone. Right under the part abt rescuing my family from a dest… https://t.co/I8c10zoM7h

"Shades of Pan's Labyrinth" will forever be on my #MSWL https://t.co/zYoiQzOVdx

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · May 30

@RoanhorseBex Related, I've had a mystery-solving Indigenous MG or YA on my #MSWL for a while, because yes.

This very much please and thank you. #MSWL https://t.co/cXDW3TPCNk

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · May 18

I want to read this novel so bad. #MSWL https://t.co/mCnCMv97ro

Heck yeah. (But as a YA for me.) #MSWL https://t.co/Au0LT9OiDG

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · May 5

Massive tunnels in South America are likely the remains of long-extinct giant mammals: https://t.co/o4hyE10aDR https://t.co/0rypMop0t8

I have no idea how you'd turn this into a YA/MG story, but #MSWL to anyone who succeeds. https://t.co/RscBoVJWBz

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Apr 27

The Slavic firebird. Magical glowing bird of blessing and doom. And can possibly see the future. #folklorethursday https://t.co/Fjik44coyk

#MSWL https://t.co/6e2kWCNPdF

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Apr 25

Japanese children's fairy tales are just...you know...different... https://t.co/KfN6lbQFWS

Oh man, I #MSWL this so hard. https://t.co/rZalXopsXA

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Apr 13

Your reminder that "California" is named for a fictional island of griffin-riding Amazonian black women in a 15th C. Spanish fantasy novel.

Um, yes please. #MSWL #YA https://t.co/4AuyoeRQch

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Apr 13

Gashadokuro are giant skeletons made from those who died of starvation. They kill lone travelers to drink their blo… https://t.co/kVxeLULPuu

An mg horror novel about this would be epic. #MSWL (Preferably #ownvoices ) https://t.co/VL8t5Wmslq

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Apr 13

Also, meet the water-sucking Ryujin, a Japanese sea god dragon, who controls tides & has turtles as his messengers.… https://t.co/5WJiFwiacm

Using sea turtles as your messengers would be awesome. Maybe even cooler than owls. #HPHeresy #MSWL https://t.co/ADeqsQ2veR

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Apr 4

hey if white folks are allowed to write "greek myth inspired" fantasy, asians are sure as hell allowed to write "asian inspired fantasy."

I'd much rather see fantasy by writers from nonwhite cultures than more Greek/European fantasy that has been done t… https://t.co/SkFEe6ExTp

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Mar 16

All I want in life is for BBC Interview girl and Library of Congress girl to team up and solve mysteries https://t.co/yQ9zOFeRv7

Pretty much this forever. #MSWL https://t.co/GGBHAMkQWr

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Mar 10

I would love to see a bio for kids, based on this Cherokee woman's life as a scientist at NASA. https://t.co/WZgd4enRyj

Ooh, yes please. #MSWL https://t.co/fiRbQZNeq9

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Mar 9

Revealed: the source behind Dan Brown's new novel! https://t.co/L9qKSUPq92

I totally want this as mg or ya. I'd also like to find one in my back yard. Now where did I put the carrots... #mswl https://t.co/0F6Vt0SgqI

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Mar 6

Malaysian artist Wayang Kuilt recreated DC's Justice League as shadow puppets with cultural elements - to show supe… https://t.co/TjPjmueU1R

Oh, man. This is so on my #mswl . https://t.co/GfjEhuzHQL