Saba Sulaiman


Literary Agent at Talcott Notch. Eternally recovering from maternity leave. Probably hiding behind the crib eating cake. #WeNeedDiverseBooks

Talcott Notch Literary

Saba Sulaiman @agentsaba · Jun 6

i am here and ready for more stories like these so that brave little muslim girls around the world like @Nafizaa can see themselves as the heroines of their own universes πŸ™ŒπŸ½πŸ™ŒπŸ½πŸ™ŒπŸ½ #mswl

Saba Sulaiman @agentsaba · May 15

Sayantani DasGupta @Sayantani16

Having your characters take off their shoes in the house, aka de-colonizing your writing: a thread 1/

such a simple thought leading to such a profound truth about the tendency to write subconsciously for the white gazeβ€”we need to shake it off to write our own truths and that includes making space for ourselves by subverting narrative tropes that don't include us. #mswl

Saba Sulaiman @agentsaba · May 7

i love how beautifully @NataliaSylv writes about the pain of migration + the fear of not being there until it's too late. i wasn't able to say goodbye to either of my grandmothers because of visa restrictions + i know i'm one of the lucky ones.… #MSWL

Saba Sulaiman @agentsaba · May 2

i'm always, always looking for asian stories, so come query me via #SEACritterspub πŸ™ŒπŸ½πŸ™ŒπŸ½ #MSWL

thank you so much @RinChupeco @yesitshanna and @gaildvillanueva for featuring me!…

Saba Sulaiman @agentsaba · Apr 24

a diabolical and unscrupulous and unabashedly ruthless female MC for my kingdom, PLEASE #mswl

Saba Sulaiman @agentsaba · Apr 16

this beautiful speech by @Bibliogato made my heart soar and i urge you all to read and engage with what she's saying about the necessity of writing diverse, inclusive jewish stories:… also #mswl

Saba Sulaiman @agentsaba · Mar 5

teenage brothers fighting toxic masculinity, navigating relationships, and engaging thoughtfully with how social media affects them #MSWL…

Saba Sulaiman @agentsaba · Feb 21

#mswl: people making decisions that seem entirely reasonable to them but are actually incredibly poor and oh look character growth!

Saba Sulaiman @agentsaba · Jan 23

honestly, i want to read books about unabashedly non-alpha males that rise to the occasion in high stakes situations and it being perfectly feasible, kind of like legally blonde but for soft dads with secret pockets for a machete in their baby carriers. #mswl