kidlit yōkai 👹 • agenting at KT Lit • writing as J.P. Takahashi • TOKYO NIGHT PARADE (HarperCollins/Tegen, Fall ’23) with Minako Tomigahara • 🎨 @/fleshwadYT
If you’re feeling hesitant about querying, go head and hesitate… and then query.
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Inconveniently Specific Wish List 2: Electric Boogaloo
− Narrator like Darius (Atlanta); Cherise (High Fidelity)
− Clever comedy, dialogue like Martin McDonagh; Aaron McGruder
− (Alondra Nelson) Afrofuturism
− Caribbean MG
− Something Guy Ritchie would probably direct
Jas Perry is open to queries! @TakahashiPerryAs of 7/6, I am officially open to YA and MG fiction queries!
Find submission guidelines on @ktliterary site. MSWL on “What I’m Looking For” blog post.
Manuscript Wish List #mswl
- All of the YA and MG fiction. All of it. Novels-in-verse and graphic novels included.