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Vicki Lame @thedaysbetween · 8 Feb 2017
Smart YA romance (think Stephanie Perkins), voicey contemp YA, immersive YA fantasy that feels like something new (think Wintersong) #MSWL
Vicki Lame @thedaysbetween · 29 Jul 2016
Big, bold fiction or non-fiction that smacks you in the face with its awesomeness (can I make that a genre?). #MSWL
Vicki Lame @thedaysbetween · 5 Jul 2016
#MSWL Beautiful, bold debut fiction.
Vicki Lame @thedaysbetween · 30 Jun 2016
It should go without saying, but in case it doesn't, I want diverse books across all genres and ages. Strong voices that resonate. #MSWL
#MSWL Books from the point of view of the Margaery Tyrells of the world.
Caitie Flum @caitief
Oh, yes. *raises hand* #MSWL
#MSWL A great women's fiction that is fun in the way The Mindy Project or Hart of Dixie (does not have to feature a doctor) are fun.
#MSWL Insightful, sharp essay collections by damn funny people with great platforms. (Forgive my cursing.)
Adult Fiction: Women’s suspense. Women’s fiction with an edge. Literary suspense. Great book club fiction. Family sagas. #MSWL
YA Fiction: French Revolution setting. High concept fantasy. #MSWL
YA Fiction: Addictive sexy romance. Smart, funny YA romantic comedies. Stories about tough topics that make them accessible to teens. #MSWL
YA & adult fiction: Epistolaries. Retellings with a fresh twist &sharp writing. Novels that are dark fairytales. Paris setting. #MSWL
Adult/YA historical:: Revisionist histories set in Europe. Stories set during times of great social/cultural/political upheaval. #MSWL
Books that showcase physical extremes in an interesting way (think BORN TO RUN or HELL BENT). #MSWL
YA or adult fiction in the Gothic tradition. #MSWL
YA Fiction: Stories set in lush worlds we have yet to explore, narratives that are primarily stories of female friendship. #MSWL
Humorous celebrity driven non-fiction. Fashion biography/memoir. Cocktail and spirits books. #MSWL
Biographies of powerful women in history, well-known and little known alike. Pop science. Literary biography/memoir. #MSWL
Please note, for #MSWL, I do not accept unsolicited manuscripts from writers.