Carly Silver
@CarlyASilver
Editor
Writer, editor, historian, bespectacled legend. Byline in a publication near you
72 MSWL
27 Tips

Contemporary romance with unique twists on classic hooks. Diverse romance by #ownvoices. #MSWL

Jen Linnan
@jenlinnan
Literary Agent
Linnan Literary Management LLC // still technically a shark // avatar by Zac Gorman
7 MSWL

Last #MSWL post for me today but this one is timeless: I want stories that haven't been told & voices (#ownvoices) that haven't been heard.

Lauren Abramo
@LaurenAbramo
Literary Agent
VP, Literary Agent, & Rights Director at @DGandBTweets she/her
62 MSWL
8 AskAgent
4 Tips
Marietta B Zacker
@AgentZacker
Literary Agent
obsessions: ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿฝ, representation in books & in all of life matters to this unabashed Latinx; co-owner & literary agent at @galltzackerlit ; author (she/her)
17 MSWL
44 AskAgent

#MSWL Those willing to share their #OwnVoices, incl fellow latinxs telling their stories (YA to youngest child), whether on canvas or paper

Mary C. Moore
@Mary_C_Moore
Literary Agent
Literary Agent at @K_C_Associates , occasional author, literary nerd, SFF geek, she, witch.
110 MSWL
42 AskAgent
222 Tips

Magic realism a la Hundred Years of Solitude by #ownvoices Native author. #MSWL

Mary C. Moore
@Mary_C_Moore
Literary Agent
Literary Agent at @K_C_Associates , occasional author, literary nerd, SFF geek, she, witch.
110 MSWL
42 AskAgent
222 Tips
Alex Arnold
@alexyarnold
Editor
Senior Editor of fiction & nonfiction for small kids, big kids, & teens @quirkbooks . Former child who hasn't forgotten a thing.
46 MSWL

Diverse, underrepresented stories and perspectives from #OwnVoices #MSWL

Jennifer Laughran
@literaticat
Literary Agent
Iโ€™m a literary agent for childrenโ€™s books. Also a life-long bookseller. Also thereโ€™s a podcast in the mix. she/her ๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿ˜˜ header art by @cuddlefishpress
31 MSWL
259 AskAgent
11 Queries
4 Tips

Surprising MG and YA that breaks new ground, POVs that are under-represented, particularly from #OwnVoices creators. #MSWL

Lauren Abramo
@LaurenAbramo
Literary Agent
VP, Literary Agent, & Rights Director at @DGandBTweets she/her
62 MSWL
8 AskAgent
4 Tips
Michelle Witte
@michellewitte
Literary Agent
Publishing professional and mental health advocate. I write craptastic books. Some people think I'm funny. You should probably be worried about those people.
171 MSWL
18 Tips

I always forget to mention that I want ms with diverse characters and authors, especially #ownvoices. It's like a no-brainer for me. #MSWL

Lauren Abramo
@LaurenAbramo
Literary Agent
VP, Literary Agent, & Rights Director at @DGandBTweets she/her
62 MSWL
8 AskAgent
4 Tips
Laura Zats
@LZats
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

#MSWL more books that deal with collective trauma. Especially transgenerationally. #SFF #YA #C #ownvoices

Roseanne Wells
@RivetingRosie
Literary Agent
Lit agent at Lucinda Literary. Book-Dance-Food Nerd. The petite shall inherit the Earth. Pronouns: She/her ๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Opinions are my own.
75 MSWL
2 Tips
Laura Zats
@LZats
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

Feminism and diversity in all forms, especially from #ownvoices #MSWL

Lauren E. MacLeod
@Lauren_MacLeod
Literary Agent
Lit agent @strothmanagency . @aalitagents board member. Dog minder. Opinions are my own. She/Her
5 MSWL
2 Tips

And Iโ€™m always looking for QUILTBAG YA or MG, especially #ownvoices. #MSWL

Jen Linnan
@jenlinnan
Literary Agent
Linnan Literary Management LLC // still technically a shark // avatar by Zac Gorman
7 MSWL
Michelle Richter
@Michrichter1
Literary Agent
@FuseLiterary Senior Agent. Murder=my fave. @PacePublishing alum. @SINCNational member. She/her. Query Manager link: QueryMe.Online/MichelleRichter
51 MSWL
9 AskAgent
1575 Queries
72 Tips
Beth Phelan
@beth_phelan
Literary Agent
she/her. mg & ya literary agent @galltzackerlit . founder 501c3 NPO @_DiverseVoices (#DVpit/#DVart, DVcon &more). closed to unsolicited submissions.
128 MSWL
125 AskAgent
27 Tips

While I wait for this lunch meeting to start: I want all the epic YA fantasy with intersectional diversity and #ownvoices. #MSWL

Caitie Flum
@caitief
Literary Agent
Associate agent at Liza Dawson Associates. Thoughts are my own. Huge nerd, musical theater lover
79 MSWL
49 AskAgent
62 Queries
27 Tips

YA/MG with intersectional diversity, especially w/ characters with disabilities, #ownvoices make me extra happy. All genres #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

my perennial #mswl: funny, sad, and emotionally true contemporary YA starring POC protagonists, written by #ownvoices