Laurel Symonds
@LaurelSymonds
Literary Agent
Literary agent at The Bent Agency (closed to queries). I tweet about books and desserts in equal measure. My dog is the best office assistant ever. She/her
32 MSWL
1 Tips

The categories I’m looking for, in order of priority, are:
- YA and MG graphic novels from author-illustrators (one person)
- MG
- YA
- Nonfiction for kids and teens
- Chapter books and picture books from author-illustrators (one person)
(1/3 #MSWL)

P.S. Literary Agency
@PSLiterary
Literary Agency
Representing a diverse list of internationally published, award-winning, bestselling and debut creators.
2010 MSWL
71 AskAgent
3 Queries
179 Tips
Tracy WANTS A NAP Marchini
@TracyMarchini
Literary Agent
Literary Agent at @BookEndsLit | Author CHICKEN WANTS A NAP (available now) & PRINCESSES CAN FIX IT! (2021) | she/her | Join the Quacktory! bit.ly/1DfU0Wk
146 MSWL
144 AskAgent
13 Tips

I'm open for queries and updated my website with a new #MSWL, focusing on author-illo board books and chapter books; picture books and middle grade (fiction and non-fiction):

tracymarchini.com/contact-faqs/c…

P.S. Literary Agency
@PSLiterary
Literary Agency
Representing a diverse list of internationally published, award-winning, bestselling and debut creators.
2010 MSWL
71 AskAgent
3 Queries
179 Tips

“Modern middle grade chapter book series, like Mindy Kim by Lyla Lee and Narwhal and Jelly by Ben Clanton. “ @agentvicente #MSWL mariavicente.com/representation

Lucy Irvine
@lucyirvine93
Literary Agent
Literary agent, children's, YA, & SFF @PFDAgents | My personality is 90% yelling about books and pop culture | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿🏳️‍🌈(she/her)
6 MSWL
Linda Epstein
@LindaEpstein
Literary Agent
Senior Agent @EmeraldCityLit Writer (Repairing the World, Aladdin/S&S, Summer 2022) lindaepsteinauthor.com New School MFA alum Repped by @renarossner she/her
168 MSWL
81 AskAgent
63 Queries
52 Tips

I'm open to submissions for the month of May! Send me #PictureBooks, #chapterbooks, #middlegrade & #youngadult novels. Please look at my #MSWL threads so you can query smartly. All queries go to: QueryTracker.com/LindaEpstein
#kidlit #amquerying #WritingCommunity

P.S. Literary Agency
@PSLiterary
Literary Agency
Representing a diverse list of internationally published, award-winning, bestselling and debut creators.
2010 MSWL
71 AskAgent
3 Queries
179 Tips
Rachel Stark
@syntactics
Editor
Editor at @DisneyBooks ; formerly @01FirstSecond & more ▫️ House Stark; more of an Arya than a Tony ▫️ Opinions my own; pic @JarrettWilliams 's ▫️ she/her
87 MSWL
6 Tips

MG
• Grace Ellis & Noelle Stevenson's Lumberjanes series
• Dav Pilkey's Dog Man series
• Ben Hatke's Zita the Spacegirl
• Cece Bell's El Deafo
• Jerry Craft's New Kid
• Jen Wang's Stargazing
• Mike Curato's Flamer

Chapter Book
• Luke Pearson's Hilda series
#MSWL 19/?

Rachel Stark
@syntactics
Editor
Editor at @DisneyBooks ; formerly @01FirstSecond & more ▫️ House Stark; more of an Arya than a Tony ▫️ Opinions my own; pic @JarrettWilliams 's ▫️ she/her
87 MSWL
6 Tips

I'm primarily focused on MG & YA comics, but I'd love to find some early reader/chapter book-level comics that feel in line with these interests, and I selectively acquire graphic novels for adults, as well, for Disney's new adult imprint, Hyperion Avenue. #MSWL 3/?

Linda Epstein
@LindaEpstein
Literary Agent
Senior Agent @EmeraldCityLit Writer (Repairing the World, Aladdin/S&S, Summer 2022) lindaepsteinauthor.com New School MFA alum Repped by @renarossner she/her
168 MSWL
81 AskAgent
63 Queries
52 Tips

I'm open to submissions for the month of May! Send me #PictureBooks, #chapterbooks, #middlegrade & #youngadult novels. Please look at my #MSWL threads so you can query smartly. All queries go to: QueryManager.com/LindaEpstein
#kidlit #amquerying #WritingCommunity

Linda Epstein
@LindaEpstein
Literary Agent
Senior Agent @EmeraldCityLit Writer (Repairing the World, Aladdin/S&S, Summer 2022) lindaepsteinauthor.com New School MFA alum Repped by @renarossner she/her
168 MSWL
81 AskAgent
63 Queries
52 Tips

I would jump through hoops for submissions by Jewish #BIPOC authors, for picture books, chapter books, middle grade and YA. I'd love joyful stories, romances, fantasies, quirky and funny, and... whatcha got? #MSWL #writingcommunity

Linda Epstein
@LindaEpstein
Literary Agent
Senior Agent @EmeraldCityLit Writer (Repairing the World, Aladdin/S&S, Summer 2022) lindaepsteinauthor.com New School MFA alum Repped by @renarossner she/her
168 MSWL
81 AskAgent
63 Queries
52 Tips

Opening to queries for the month of May! I'll be looking for picture books, chapter books, middle grade, & YA novels. Please look at my previous #MSWL so you can query smartly. I'll repeat some of what I'm looking for here & will be adding to this thread over the next week.

P.S. Literary Agency
@PSLiterary
Literary Agency
Representing a diverse list of internationally published, award-winning, bestselling and debut creators.
2010 MSWL
71 AskAgent
3 Queries
179 Tips

“Modern middle grade chapter book series, like Mindy Kim by Lyla Lee and Narwhal and Jelly by Ben Clanton." @msmariavicente #MSWL mariavicente.com/representation

Kaitlyn Leann Sanchez
@KaitlynLeann17
Literary Agent
Agent at Context Literary. Mom. Wife. #PB writer repped by @joycegrackle . Math teacher. #SCBWI . #PB Party finalist. Eat a🍪 while you can.
7 MSWL
Jackie Kruzie
@JackieKruzie
Editor
mom, editor @BlueWhalePress , former librarian, #pb #STEM author, & farm girl basically I'm surrounded by kids, books, & furry animals @PBRockiteers22
1 MSWL

I am on #MSWL! Though I am currently closed to submissions it is never a bad practice to research potential editors/agents for future submission opportunities so go check me out at manuscriptwishlist.com/mswl-post/jack…

Léonicka
@leonicka
Literary Agent
she/her 🇭🇹. Check out @TheFOLD_ . Literary Agent @TransLitAgency . Closed to queries until 2022. All glory to God ✝️.
81 MSWL
49 AskAgent
5 Tips

And finally if you have chapter book or middle grade book that uses humour, adventure, fantasy, sci-fi or any combination thereof to help little kids explore their big feelings like in COCO and OVER THE MOON, please send me your work. #mswl

Natalie M. Lakosil
@Natalie_Lakosil
Literary Agent
Literary Agent at the Irene Goodman Literary Agency, making my way through adventures in agent land. She/her
22 MSWL
30 AskAgent

No joke! I'm open to queries again!

Open until June 30! Updated #mswl here: manuscriptwishlist.com/mswl-post/nata…

PB/CB/MG/YA/GN, fiction & nonfiction, and adult nonfiction

Léonicka
@leonicka
Literary Agent
she/her 🇭🇹. Check out @TheFOLD_ . Literary Agent @TransLitAgency . Closed to queries until 2022. All glory to God ✝️.
81 MSWL
49 AskAgent
5 Tips
emmy, purveyor of spines
@emmy_of_spines
Literary Agent
📚 lit agent: @WCA_LitAgency 📖 planning @TheFOLD_ 🐕‍🦺 PhD 💻 blogger 🌈 they/them; Sal: Dr. ♿️ My clients: #SpineSquad 📘 Closed to queries until 2022! 📣
124 MSWL
12 Queries
60 Tips

9: Picture book texts and chapter books by authors with experiences underrepresented in publishing. THE MAGNIFICENT MAKERS, GUM GIRL, anything by Julie Flett, DREAMERS, LOVE YOUR BODY.

Kait Feldmann
@kaitfeldmann
Editor
I edit books and also hoard them📚🍟Sr Ed @HarperCollins 🍟@PocPub Director🍟hapa (Chinese/white) 🍟she/her🍟 opinions mine, but you can have some
20 MSWL