Laura Crockett
@LECrockett
Literary Agent
Literary Agent @TriadaUS | Opinions my own | she/her
146 MSWL
24 AskAgent
322 Queries
88 Tips

Love all contemp, but adore Kinsella & Rowell's #A & Perkins, H.Fitzpatrick, & Lord's #YA voices. Funny, + friendship, & depth #CR #WF #MSWL

Mandy Hubbard (she/her)
@MandyHubbard
Literary Agent
Author of eleven novels. Founder of Emerald City Literary. Follow me for book talk… stay for pictures of my cows.
62 MSWL
28 AskAgent
1 Tips

#MSWL: ROMANCE. Contemporary/Historical for adults, ANYTHING for YA where the romance drives the plot. Funny or dark.

Elana Roth Parker
@ElanaRoth
Literary Agent
Kidlit agent w/ @LDLiterary . @aalitagents communications committee. Avid quilter. Still not Elena. Closed to queries. Mostly here to share good news. She/her.
98 MSWL
3 AskAgent
196 Tips

Great hooks! High-concept! And contemporary #MG and #YA with a splash of something extra, be it fantasy, sci-fi, magical realism, etc. #mswl

Jennifer Ung
@JenPanda
Editor
executive editor @ quill tree books/harpercollins. professional dog meme generator. (thoughts are my own.) she/her.
7 MSWL
6 AskAgent

#mswl: a contemporary YA novel in which a teen doesn't speak the same language as his/her parents. also, definitely #ownvoices.

Melissa Edwards
@MelissaLaurenE
Literary Agent
Literary Agent at @stonesongNYC . Lawyer. Personal account, thus most of my tweets are about TV, movies, and books. Let Bartlet be Bartlet.
209 MSWL
10 Queries
58 Tips

#MSWL really commercial, contemporary YA with a fantastic love story. Nothing too deep, just pure fun.

Patricia Nelson
@patricianels
Literary Agent
Literary Agent at Marsal Lyon Literary Agency, representing YA & MG fiction (all genres), women's fiction & romance. She/her.
69 MSWL
2 Queries
94 Tips

Looking for smart, sexy contemporary romance—second chance rom & enemies to lovers stories are my faves. Diversity welcome! #mswl #A #R #CR

P.S. Literary Agency
@PSLiterary
Literary Agency
Representing a diverse list of internationally published, award-winning, bestselling and debut creators.
2134 MSWL
71 AskAgent
3 Queries
179 Tips
Thao Le
@AgentThao
Literary Agent
*on maternity leave* Literary Agent posting client updates and news! Check website for more info & how to submit (pls don't email/dm queries). Icon by Caleb.
281 MSWL
15 AskAgent
22 Tips

Contemporary #mg and #ya about competitive kids and teens (sports, art, theater, science, cooking, etc.) #mswl

Naomi Davis, Literary Agent (they/them/she/her)
@NaomisLitPix
Literary Agent
Eternally optimistic Literary Agent at @Bookendslit Nonbinary/GenderQueer 🏳️‍🌈 ND; I laugh & love relentlessly. Repped by the phenomenal @4triciaskinner
204 MSWL
214 AskAgent
180 Tips

I am currently open to #queries! #MSWL: unique, exciting worlds, #LGBTQ characters in contemporary, fantasy, light sci-fi fi, YA, romance.

beth phelan
@beth_phelan
Literary Agent
she/her. mg & ya literary agent. founder of 501c3 NPO @_DiverseVoices (#DVpit/#DVart, DVcon & more). submissions: bethphelan.com/submissions
118 MSWL
125 AskAgent
27 Tips

Still looking for more #diversebooks in my adult fiction subs! Pleeeeease send! Contemporary romance. Suspense/thrillers. #mswl

P.S. Literary Agency
@PSLiterary
Literary Agency
Representing a diverse list of internationally published, award-winning, bestselling and debut creators.
2134 MSWL
71 AskAgent
3 Queries
179 Tips

"Contemporary Romance series (like Rachel Gibson and Kristan Higgins)" @carlywatters #MSWL bit.ly/1NZbjOQ

Hen&ink Literary
@LiteraryHen
Literary Agency
8 MSWL

#MSWL Contemporary Commercial-Literary Middle-Grade Fiction. Key word: WHIMSY. Open Coop First Friday 5 Feb 2016. henandink.com

beth phelan
@beth_phelan
Literary Agent
she/her. mg & ya literary agent. founder of 501c3 NPO @_DiverseVoices (#DVpit/#DVart, DVcon & more). submissions: bethphelan.com/submissions
118 MSWL
125 AskAgent
27 Tips
Patricia Nelson
@patricianels
Literary Agent
Literary Agent at Marsal Lyon Literary Agency, representing YA & MG fiction (all genres), women's fiction & romance. She/her.
69 MSWL
2 Queries
94 Tips
beth phelan
@beth_phelan
Literary Agent
she/her. mg & ya literary agent. founder of 501c3 NPO @_DiverseVoices (#DVpit/#DVart, DVcon & more). submissions: bethphelan.com/submissions
118 MSWL
125 AskAgent
27 Tips

Dunno, but I'd really love a hot contemporary romance about women (and men, I guess) who brew their own beer. #mswl

Emmanuelle Morgen
@EmMorgen
Literary Agent
Literary agent @StonesongNYC . Query me about your MG, YA or adult fantasy mss. On the board of @Hoboken_FBW & @bikehoboken . Face the Climate Emergency (she/her)
24 MSWL
9 Queries
2 Tips

Ok, folks, here are my #mswl wishes for 2016: contemporary YA, historical YA, American historical in any genre, more SF. Excited to read!

Marlene Stringer
@MarleneStringer
Literary Agent
Literary Agent, pop culture follower, Opera lover, birder, early am beach walker, knitter, & my best work: Mom of four
19 MSWL
100 Tips

What I want to read now: contemp romance, romantic suspense, thrillers, contemp fantasy. #mswl

Jessica Alvarez
@AgentJessicaA
Literary Agent
Senior literary agent and Foreign Rights Manager, @BookEndsLit . Former editor. Looking for adult fiction and nonfiction. She/her
48 MSWL
135 AskAgent
10 Tips

Contemporary women’s fiction a la Jojo Moyes that covers the whole spectrum of human emotions from laughter to despair. #MSWL

Kim Lionetti
@BookEndsKim
Literary Agent
Literary agent of adult and young adult fiction. Autism mom. British period drama addict. Gosling aficionado. Penn State alum. She/her.
70 MSWL
66 AskAgent
27 Tips

Rough-around-edges hero in contemp romance. Still love to see tattoo artist, but happy w/ any dark, enigmatic hero works with hands #MSWL

Susan Hawk
@susanhawk
Literary Agent
Children's and YA Book Agent at Upstart Crow Literary. Opening to queries January 2022.
120 MSWL
26 AskAgent
3 Tips

I'd love, LOVE to find a YA contemporary with female MC, who's passionate about science, math, engineering, ie STEM. #mswl