Cora Harrington @lingerie_addictLate night thoughts. Pride & Prejudice, but with the following cast:
- Gugu Mbatha-Raw as Jane Bennett
- Lupita Nyong’o as Eliza Bennett
- Tessa Thompson as Mary Bennett
- Yara Shahidi as Lydia Bennett pic.twitter.com/KJTclrr4Tf
YASSS GIVE ME THIS.
Also, #MSWL retelling with an all black/POC cast.
Silvia Moreno-Garcia @silviamgReminder that not all work by POC must be weighty, dramatic books. White authors got to write thousands of fluffy books and cash the checks. We shouldn't be appreciated only when it gets dark and horrible.
I SAY THIS TO EVERY PERSON WHO ASKS ME WHAT I'M LOOKING TO ACQUIRE.
SEND ME AN THE LIGHT AND FLUFFY POC BOOKS, ESPECIALLY FRIENDSHIP BOOKS, SIBLING BOOKS, AND BOOKS WHERE ALL THE HIJINKS HAPPEN. #MSWL twitter.com/silviamg/statu…
Thao Le @ThaoLe8BUT I want to see some modern magic realism, and some contemporary fantasy (think portal magic, magical bakeries/flower shops, lighthearted time travel in the vein of the movie About Time). Again, more modern/contemporary and less urban fantasy. #mswl