Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Sep 29

Now this is YA manuscript I'd actually read: Teens try to game the system & fail spectacularly. Hijinks ensue. #MSWL Anti-hero(ine) perhaps?

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Aug 31

A couple of #MSWL before I head off to bed for the night: Always at the top of my list is children's nonfiction, MG and YA in particular.

#MSWL Nonfiction--especially for kids--shouldn't be dry, boring recitation of facts. Make me WANT and even NEED to know what happens next.

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Aug 31

A couple of #MSWL before I head off to bed for the night: Always at the top of my list is children's nonfiction, MG and YA in particular.

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Aug 31

Yes, adding this to my #mswl . Maybe a world where knowledge is forbbiden so they deal in black market books. https://t.co/w1ewPYPHOY

Make it a YA or MG and I am SOLD. #MSWL https://t.co/6I1v1HIQDF

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Aug 31

You wake up in a city made of fire. A witch appears and hands you an amethyst.

Well, this would certainly be a great opening for a YA fantasy. #MSWL https://t.co/XZqMKEjfIp

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Aug 25

This sounds incredible and I can think of five people I need to preorder it for right now. https://t.co/z4JvNIcB2a

This is pretty much my #MSWL right now. Gothic YA heroine with magic? Yes please. (Except, an original concept sinc… https://t.co/9ry3hupfWR

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Aug 19

I want THIS movie. https://t.co/o3q2DyL3dC

I fully support this. Also, if you've got something similar in YA/MG, HIT ME WITH IT. #MSWL https://t.co/uAIs7sRX80

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Aug 9

In the 1870's roving gangs of young boys were paid to set bonfires all over NYC on Election Day. Where's is this book, writer people? #MSWL

Very much this, please and thank you. #MSWL https://t.co/ePpGAfz796

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Aug 8

(One day before I leave this Earth, someone is going to put a Black woman or girl atop a dragon. She will fly & 🔥🐉. And I will LIVE, honey.)

Definitely on my #MSWL . Definitely definitely. (YA/MG) https://t.co/ppQX6QyHde

Michelle Witte @michellewitte · Jul 11

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