Eric, OPEN for MS queries
@eric5310pub
Editor
Publisher at @5310publishing spreading happiness every day through books. I'm changing the world, one book at a time! 😁 I'm a bottomless pit of information!
23 MSWL
7 AskAgent
19 Tips

Please more BIPOC and Trans voices, from anywhere in the world! #MSWL

Romance Novels
Historical Fiction
Contemporary Fiction
Speculative Fiction
Science Fiction & Fantasy
Thriller & Suspense
Action & Adventure
Mystery & Detective
LGBTQ+ Fiction

We are accepting MS submissions!

BookEnds Literary
@bookendslit
Literary Agency
A literary agency repping bestselling, award-winning, & int'l published authors and illustrators for children & adults. Empowering creators to achieve dreams.
64 MSWL
53 AskAgent
127 Tips

Hello BookEnds friends! (BookFriends?)

We're bringing back the #MSWL tweets!

The first is from @jmcgowanbks:

"I'd love to find a light and fun mystery like ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING, THE MAID, THE AFTERPARTY or THE THURSDAY MURDER CLUB." 🔎

Eric, OPEN for MS queries
@eric5310pub
Editor
Publisher at @5310publishing spreading happiness every day through books. I'm changing the world, one book at a time! 😁 I'm a bottomless pit of information!
23 MSWL
7 AskAgent
19 Tips

Also want: Dinner Party Murder Mystery Trope, Reverse damsel in distress (she saves him), worlds where technology took over, Science and Technology, Fringe Science, Parallel universes, Time Travel, Weird but Interesting stuff, Romance with AI, Aliens, Between Worlds, etc. #MSWL

Savannah Brooks
@SBLitAgent
Literary Agent
associate literary agent at @jdlitagency (opinions my own) // boxing instructor & MMA practitioner // puzzle enthusiast // she/her 🏳️‍🌈
85 MSWL
2 Tips

A #MSWL reminder that I DO rep adult work as well—contemporary fiction, romcoms, thriller/mystery, and horror—and am actively trying to build up that side of my list! 🧵

Laura Stone, Agent at Blue Ridge Literary Agency
@BRLALaura
Literary Agent
Seeking adult, YA, and MG, fantasy, dystopian, action/adventure/thriller, mystery, and adult romance. See website for full list and submission guidelines.
1 MSWL

#MSWL Would love to see some #cozymystery submissions with unique hooks. Can't wait to see what comes in.

Hilary Harwell
@HilaryHarwell
Literary Agent
Lit Agent @KTLiterary | Seeker of profundity, sunshine, fun, & good books. She/her. 🇸🇪🇱🇹 Open to queries. querymanager.com/HilaryHarwell
69 MSWL
16 Tips

Another just came to mind - @MariaJoseFitzg2’s forthcoming TURTLES OF THE MIDNIGHT MOON. I loved this magical eco-mystery and it’s strong cultural elements and setting. #MSWL #amquerying #WritingCommunity #onethatgotaway

Asia Harden
@asiacharden
Editorial Assistant
editorial assistant at FSG BYR (@mackidsbooks) ☆ @columbiapubcrse & @olemiss alum ☆ 1908 ☆ grace upon grace ☆ all thoughts my own
6 MSWL

More in YA…
- edge-of-your-seat mysteries
- character-driven multi-generation stories
- smart, funny, emotional characters in the upper YA space like Fangirl or Emergency Contact

Dawn Dowdle
@blueridgeagency
Literary Agent
Literary Agent. Representing Mysteries, Romances, Picture Books, Middle Grade Mysteries, True Crime and Cookbooks. blueridgeagency.com
48 MSWL

#MSWL Amish Romance, Rom-Com, Western Romance, Cozy Mystery (including Paranormal), Mystery, Historical Mystery, Suspense, Thriller, Picture Books (prefer 700 words or less), Middle Grade, Cookbooks, Graphic Novels, Travel blueridgeagency.com Looking forward to your queries!

Erica Bauman
@Erica_Bauman
Literary Agent
Literary Agent at @AevitasCreative , writer, cat lady, musical theater superfan, TV watcher, donut obsessed, she/her. All views are my own.
148 MSWL
17 Tips

#MSWL:
MG Genres I’m looking for: fantasy, contemporary, mystery, historical, horror, light/near-future sci-fi

YA: fantasy, contemporary, mystery, historical, horror, light sci-fi, romcom

Adult: light SFF, upmarket, horror, romcom

Steven Hutson
@wordwiselit
Literary Agent
I'm an AALA-member literary agent. Check out my blog here: wordwisebooks.blogspot.com
11 MSWL
70 Tips
P.S. Literary Agency
@PSLiterary
Literary Agency
Representing a diverse list of internationally published, award-winning, bestselling and debut creators.
2261 MSWL
71 AskAgent
3 Queries
179 Tips

"Thriller (legal, medical, political, etc.), Mystery (cozy, private eye, police procedural, etc.)" @CurtisPSLA #MSWL psliterary.com/submissions/

Carol Woien, Literary Agent
@CWoien
Literary Agent
Representing Mysteries, Romance, and True Crime at Blue Ridge Literary Agency. No Erotica. Now accepting queries at blueridgeagency.com.
13 MSWL
1 Tips
Carol Woien, Literary Agent
@CWoien
Literary Agent
Representing Mysteries, Romance, and True Crime at Blue Ridge Literary Agency. No Erotica. Now accepting queries at blueridgeagency.com.
13 MSWL
1 Tips

Savvy Authors Sweetheart Pitchfest has started! #MSWL looking for romance/cozy mysteries/mysteries. You have time!

Carol Woien, Literary Agent
@CWoien
Literary Agent
Representing Mysteries, Romance, and True Crime at Blue Ridge Literary Agency. No Erotica. Now accepting queries at blueridgeagency.com.
13 MSWL
1 Tips

Savvy Author's Sweetheart pitch starts 2/16/22 @ 9:00 am EST. Ending 2/18/22 11:59 pm EST! Is your book ready? #MSWL #cozymysteries #romance #writingcommunity #querying

Leslie Zampetti
@literarylesliez
Literary Agent
Agent at Odom Media Mgmt. Literary agent.Lapsed librarian. Rapacious reader. Working writer. She/her. Member of @SCBWI & @aalitagents .
40 MSWL
7 Tips
Sara Schonfeld
@SaraSchon
Editor
Associate Editor HarperCollins @KTegenBooks . Superhero fan, nerd, cookie lover. Author of BIRTHDAY ON MARS! Rep @marchsoloway
34 MSWL

The pitch: YA mystery anthology narrated by the witnesses/suspects written by all different authors in different styles. BLACKOUT meets “The Afterparty.” #MSWL

Mariah Nichols
@LitAgentMariah
Literary Agent
Literary Agent at D4EO Literary Agency with a passion for books (Adult & YA) both nonfiction & fiction.
11 MSWL

Adult Fiction:
(Women's fiction) psychological thrillers/suspense, mystery, & family/friendship drama. I gravitate towards upmarket/commercial.
(Contemporary Romance) rom-coms, rom-coms & more rom-coms! Would love to see more LGBTQ+, diversity, relatable, & unique plots.

Michelle Hauck
@Michelle4Laughs
Literary Agent
Associate Literary Agent with Storm Literary Agency | Author Birth of Saint Series | she/her |
1 MSWL

I am officially open to queries! You can query using Query Manager at QueryManager.com/2011

I accept adult SFF, including horror, and adult cozy mystery.

I accept all genre of YA and MG.

I am not looking for PB, NF or graphic novels at this time.

James McGowan
@jmcgowanbks
Literary Agent
Literary Agent, author, sitcom enthusiast, professional snacker… the usual. @bookendslit (he/him)
106 MSWL
18 AskAgent
7 Tips

I’m on board for these upbeat mysteries like The Thursday Murder Club & The Maid #MSWL