Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›

Editor

Atheneum

Simon Kids

editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry

Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL
Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL
Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL
Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL
Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL
Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL
Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL

๐ŸŒˆ QUEER JOY!!! ๐ŸŒˆ

In anything
& everything
& on its own for its own sake.
(Iโ€™m so excited to post this announcement in June, friends.)

Hereโ€™s to more incredible books. Letโ€™s gooooo!!!!! โœจ๐Ÿ“š

Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL

- History & historical fiction that centers marginalized perspectives!
- Charming, Agatha Christie-esque mysteries!
- Stories exploring the impact of immigration!
- Friendship stories! Whimsical romps! Fun & fast-paced adventures!
- FOOD! Forever & always food!

And of courseโ€ฆ

Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL

- Mythology! Fairytales! Folklore! (Especially from non-European cultures!)
- Magical realism! Witchery! Magic rooted in nature!
- Atmospheric, gentle fantasy a la Studio Ghibli!
- Fantasy & science fiction rooted in inclusive world-building!

Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL

- Multigenerational family stories!
- Stories about language & connection!
- Romances starring 2+ characters of color!
- Mixed-race perspectives! Explorations of belonging & being in-between!
- Healthy, empowering relationships! Found family! Community! Platonic love!

Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL

Iโ€™m acquiring picture books, MG & YA novels, and graphic novels for all ages (both fiction & nonfiction in all formats). Joyful, uplifting voice- and character-driven stories are my jam!!

My (very) full #MSWL is available here: featherflores.com/mswl

Some highlights:

Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL

Feather Flores ๐ŸŒธ @featherfully

โœจProfessional Update!โœจ

Itโ€™s PW-official: Iโ€™m thrilled to share that Iโ€™ve joined the incredible team at Atheneum / @SimonKIDS! ๐Ÿค—๐ŸŽ‰

(exclamation-point-heavy ๐Ÿงต)

Agent friends! If itโ€™s been awhile since we connected, please reach out! Iโ€™d love to chat. ๐Ÿ’•

And if weโ€™ve never spoken, letโ€™s change that! (Iโ€™m always especially excited to connect with newer/junior agentsโ€”I see the good work youโ€™re doing & I want to buy your clientsโ€™ books!)

Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL

Watch this space for excited first day post and updated #MSWL coming next month! Agent friends, Iโ€™ll be excited to connect (or re-connect) in early June. I canโ€™t wait to make more incredible books together! ๐Ÿฅฐ

Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL
Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL
Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL
Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL
Feather Flores ๐ŸŒ™๐Ÿˆโ€โฌ›
@featherfully
Editor
editor & maker of good trouble at Atheneum (@SimonKids / @SimonTeen ) โ€ข @diversebooks alum โ€ข #LatinxinPub โ€ข still workinโ€™ on it ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒˆโœจ art by @cisforfrenchfry
31 MSWL