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Peter Knapp @petejknapp · 2w
Just a reminder that if you're querying a MG with a queer protagonist, I literally go to bed hoping you will query me. #mswl
2017 MIDDLE GRADE titles with strong feminist content, please and thank you.
Peter Knapp @petejknapp · Feb 18
#MSWL - MIDDLE GRADE. I want to sign more MG, so please query me! I'm genre agnostic in MG...I just want the voice & story that grabs me.
Peter Knapp @petejknapp · Feb 8
#MSWL - YA & MG that show how place impacts identity...about how geography & local culture helps to shape our stories.
#mswl - more MG with LGTBQ+ characters and crushes!
#mswl - #ownvoices YA and MG with intersectionality.
#mswl - YA & MG stories about sibling relationships and family relationships; thinking of WONDER, I'LL GIVE YOU THE SUN.
#MSWL - #ownvoices YA & MG-- both realistic & contemporary, but also eager to find more #ownvoices fantasy & speculative fiction.
#MSWL - YA & MG about coming to terms with regrets.
A related #MSWL - stories where characters' understanding of past events change & evolve -- where the past is still alive & fluid.
#MSWL - stories that play with characters' relationship to time & memory; characters caught between past events and an unknown future.
(cont'd #MSWL ) ...think THE SUN IS ALSO A STAR.
#MSWL - books about how identity's shaped by forces beyond the canvas of our immediate lives: world events, family history, culture, etc.
#MSWL - YA contemporary that is funny and has that anything-is-possible energy of a Friday night when you're a teen… https://t.co/1ZUbCaVgqE
#MSWL - YA with a spooky or eerie or Gothic vibe. #amquerying https://t.co/p8Sy2XEQKi https://t.co/ByuYCNxb4J
#MSWL - YA novels that are realistic -- and not; grounded YA with some fantastic or speculative element.… https://t.co/Wwz2uPohm4
#MSWL - middle grade adventure with edge-of-your-seat plotting and lots of heart and humor. https://t.co/ZFZ0ZZ8xXW… https://t.co/kb7osQGR0I
#MSWL - YA fantasy with a standout premise & unique world building: https://t.co/aLhpq3Wt13 #amquerying https://t.co/FdqZWbnd1k
#MSWL - realistic middle grade; bonus points for bittersweet stories, ones that make you laugh & cry & laugh & cry.… https://t.co/uJ38bOgCXn
#MSWL -- scary middle grade! I'm particularly eager to add more MG to my list this year & love a good, spooky tale.… https://t.co/mBya2jwNFL
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