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Sympathetic and interesting MCs who aren't particularly likable #MSWL
Interesting storytelling techniques (think frame like THE REST OF US JUST LIVE HERE) or voice or something else even #MSWL
Straight romance where the hero and heroine occupy traditionally female and male spaces, respectively #MSWL
LGBTQIA+ romance #MSWL
I'm still looking for a super great alien book. Not sure what it looks like, but it might be yours! #MSWL
Specific SE and central Asian SFF please. #MSWL
Not a specific #MSWL, but I'm obsessed with cultural systems and how an individual move through and engages with them.
SFF that appropriately and authentically handles cultural exchange in an expanded world #MSWL
Non-Greek, non-Roman, non-Norse, non-Egyptian, non-Celtic mythologies #MSWL
SFF based on a (specific) African setting that is not Egypt. #MSWL
Laura Zats @LZats
Just to be clear, I want girls kissing other girls. And NBs kissing NBs. And boys kissing boys. #MSWL
Romance with vocal and enthusiastic consent (and safe sex!) #MSWL
Girls kissing. So many girls kissing. #MSWL
More literary SF like AN UNKINDNESS OF GHOSTS, Colson Whitehead, and STATION ELEVEN #MSWL
Contemporary YA witch family that doesn't take place in Salem #MSWL
Stephanie Stein @stephlystein
More girls kissing, please #MSWL
Navah Jade Skywalker @navahw
Actually, this whole vague #MSWL is fun. Let's do more.
I just described a SF book I want as "will punch you in the stomach but won't wrinkle its suit"
This whole #MSWL thing is hard.