Peter Knapp
Literary Agent
Lit agent with @parkandfine representing kid lit with enthusiasm!
290 MSWL
118 AskAgent
228 Queries
5 Tips

As always, MG is on my #mswl these days & all days. Everything from standalone contemporary and magical realism to big fantasy series.

Amanda Roberts
New Associate Editor for City Owl Press! I love historical fiction/romances/mysteries and anything set in Asia. Email queries to me at
1 Tips

My slush pile is currently empty! I need manuscripts! #queryme check out my past #MSWL posts. pitch to me at

Lauren Spieller
Literary Agent
Literary Agent @TriadaUS | Author of Books for Young Adults | Check my website for book info & query status. I love dogs like it's my job. She/Her
623 MSWL
98 AskAgent
2 Queries
91 Tips

Top of my #MSWL: diverse magical realism in Middle Grade & feminist books in YA

Ariel Fieldman
Literary Assistant
Literary Assistant at Maria Carvainis Agency. Goat whisperer, devourer of words.

#MSWL small town america - with a dark/magical realism twist a la WHEN WE WERE ANIMALS

Susan Hawk
Literary Agent
Children's and YA Book Agent at Upstart Crow Literary. Excited to read your query!
120 MSWL
26 AskAgent
3 Tips
Peter Knapp
Literary Agent
Lit agent with @parkandfine representing kid lit with enthusiasm!
290 MSWL
118 AskAgent
228 Queries
5 Tips

#mswl - In terms of MG, I'd especially love to find contemporary & historical, magical realism, & stories that feel very classic & timeless!

P.S. Literary Agency
Literary Agency
Representing a diverse list of internationally published, award-winning, bestselling and debut creators.
2641 MSWL
71 AskAgent
3 Queries
179 Tips
Jennifer Azantian
Literary Agent
Literary Agent. Stepmom. Mom to puppies Zuko and Iroh. Lover of the Fantastic. Occasional sharer of TMI. Queer. First-gen. ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ฒ (she/her)
13 Queries
30 Tips

Please write me a MG or YA inspired by this:โ€ฆ #MSWL Can be sent any time. Bonus points for magical realism or fantasy

Jessica Faust
Literary Agent
President & founder of BookEnds Literary Agency, author advocate, optimist, & professional pain in the ass. Runs on coffee, wine, & kettlebells. She/Her
396 MSWL
574 AskAgent
191 Tips

I'd also love to see more women's fiction #MSWL especially Magical Realism (but not paranormal) #bookendschat

Stephanie Stein
Senior Editor @HarperChildrens & @HarperTeen , she/her, 47% caffeine by volume. Opinions my own, and I do have a lot of them. ๐ŸŒˆ
213 MSWL
34 AskAgent
Jessica Sinsheimer
Literary Agent
Ravenous reader, lazy gourmet, literary agent + cheese-obsessed human. Co-creator of #MSWL , Manuscript Wish Listยฎ + โ˜•๐Ÿ“šShe/her.
118 MSWL
12 Queries
10 Tips

Okay, so about 70 percent of the editors at this speed meeting event want magical realism. ME TOO. Where is it?? #MSWL

Lane Heymont
Literary Agent
Literary Agent. Connoisseur of horror, schadenfreude, and caffeine. Founder of @TheTobiasAgency . Opinions are my own. (he/him)
2 AskAgent
477 Tips
Elana Roth Parker
Literary Agent
Kidlit agent w/ @LDLiterary . @aalitagents communications committee. Avid quilter. Still not Elena. Open to queries. She/her.
103 MSWL
3 AskAgent
196 Tips

I really don't have enough magic or magical realism on my list right now. MG or YA. But I don't want witchy-magic. #MSWL

Shira Hoffman
Literary Agent
Singer, dancer, editor, poet, animal lover, and abuser of exclamation marks! (She/Her)
12 Tips

WF with suspense or mystery elements and fast pacing. Bonus points for sister stories, magical realism, and literary themes. #mswl

Laura Zats
Literary Agent
Founder & Agent @HeadwaterLit . Host of the award-winning @printrunpodcast . Publishers Weekly industry MVP. She/her & Ms/Mx. Open to queries!
213 MSWL
176 AskAgent
3124 Queries
162 Tips
Carlisle Webber
Literary Agent
Literary agent at @FuseLiterary ๐Ÿ“š Princess on the outside, villain on the inside ๐Ÿ–ค She/her, Ms. ๐Ÿ‘ธ๐Ÿผ
113 MSWL
10 Tips

Magical realism is great, but I prefer mine to be much more realistic than magical. #MSWL

Emmanuelle Morgen
Literary Agent
Literary agent @StonesongNYC . On the board of @BikeHudsonCo , @BikeHoboken & @Hoboken_FBW (she/her)
9 Queries
2 Tips

Fav genres include fantasy, science fiction, magical realism, paranormal, contemporary romance and suspense. Adult and YA. #MSWL

Madelyn Burt
Literary Agent
agent/contracts manager @stonesongnyc beach bum; book lover; medievalist at heart. she/her
5 Tips

Would be interested in seeing MG fantasy/magical realism that focuses on a really tight-knit group of friends: think The Thief Lord #MSWL

Annie Bomke
Literary Agent
Literary agent, pizza lover, dance fiend, park enthusiast, and that's just the beginning. There are no limits to what I can do. (She/her.)
151 MSWL
24 AskAgent
42 Queries
25 Tips

I love magical realism, especially with lush, visceral writing. #MSWL