Elana Roth Parker
@ElanaRoth
Literary Agent
Kidlit agent w/ @LDLiterary . Still not Elena. Closed to queries. Will mostly just come here to share good news. She/her.
90 MSWL
3 AskAgent
189 Tips

YA and MG with high stakes but nobody dies in the end. Broken hearts. Big decisions. All fine. Just no mass devastation or death. #mswl

Carly Watters || Literary Agent
@carlywatters
Literary Agent
SVP @PSLiterary . MA in Publishing Studies. Co-host ‘The Shit No One Tells You About Writing’ podcast. VP Professional Association of Canadian Literary Agents.
144 MSWL
227 AskAgent
332 Tips

Coming-of-age novels rooted in big plots & high stakes (i.e. Age of Miracles, Yonahlosee Riding Camp For Girls, The Fever, After Her) #mswl

Carly Watters || Literary Agent
@carlywatters
Literary Agent
SVP @PSLiterary . MA in Publishing Studies. Co-host ‘The Shit No One Tells You About Writing’ podcast. VP Professional Association of Canadian Literary Agents.
144 MSWL
227 AskAgent
332 Tips

High stakes stories about moral dilemmas within dark family secrets (i.e. The Light Between Oceans, Nightingale, The Nest, Honor) #mswl

Christa Heschke is open to queries
@ChristaHeschke
Literary Agent
Children's Literary Agent, @McIntoshandOtis , movie-fanatic, dreamer, kid-at-heart, #GoPackGo , Western NY born and bred.
44 MSWL
13 Tips

Gorgeously written historical YA. Give me the feels-high stakes, gripping time and exciting subplot-mystery, magic, intrigue, romance #MSWL

Susan Hawk
@susanhawk
Literary Agent
Representing books for children and teens at Upstart Crow Literary. Loves gardens, long conversations, sweet treats, salty treats & books of all kinds.
120 MSWL
26 AskAgent
3 Tips

Character driven MG and YA. If you've got high stakes and know your characters well, I'd like to see it! #MSWL

Emilia Rhodes
@emiliarhodes
Editor
Editorial director at HMH Books for Young Readers and Etch. I tweet a lot about dogs, and think a lot about dessert. All opinions are my own. (she/her)
26 MSWL

Shonda Rhimes-esque YA--high-stakes, dramatic, addictive storytelling. #MSWL

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
109 MSWL
125 AskAgent
26 Tips

Diverse romance -- I lean toward smart, sexy, high-heat, high-stakes contemporary. #mswl

Amelia Appel
@AmeliaLAppel
Literary Agent
Associate Literary Agent @triadaus . Always learning. Love all things sports. When not reading, likely running. Or downing a dozen donuts in one sitting. She/Her
35 MSWL
27 Tips

Thriller w/ funny protag. I'm taking laugh-out-loud sense of humor. Psych's Shawn Spencer at his funniest to balance the high stakes #MSWL

Jen Chen Tran
@jenchentran
Literary Agent
Literary Agent @Bradford_Agents . Former art major, occasional attorney, cheese lover. Query me: QueryMe.Online/jenchentran
10 MSWL
38 AskAgent
38 Tips

Send me YA that has a social media aspect to it, but with high stakes, snappy authentic dialogue, and of course, diverse characters. #mswl