Thursday, September 22, 2016

Manuscript Wishlist Roundup 9/22

Time for a #MSWL roundup from recent twitter posts.

Thao Le ‏@ThaoLe8  Sep 15
Would love a fantasy where the heroine is cursed into an animal, not a shifter story but like Howl's Moving Castle meets Lady Hawke #mswl

#2- Thao Le ‏@ThaoLe8  Sep 13
Old school style fantasy like Chrestomanci, Howl's Moving Castle, Enchanted Forest Chronicles, The Blue Sword, The Hero and the Crown #mswl

#3 Thao Le ‏@ThaoLe8  Sep 13
Ruthless heroines/anti-heroines with purpose. Think Lada (And I Darken), Adelina (The Young Elites), or Kate Thompson (Vengeance Road) #MSWL

Jim McCarthy ‏@JimMcCarthy528  Sep 13
I want any fresh LGBTQIA+ stories of any sort. A la my own AS I DESCENDED by @robin_talley or LOOKING FOR GROUP by @R0ryHarris0n #MSWL

Rena Bunder Rossner ‏@renarossner  Sep 13
I'm still waiting for badass religious characters who cover their hair. MG/YA/ADULT #MSWL

Christa Heschke ‏@ChristaHeschke  Sep 13
All the middle grade #MG !!! Heartfelt, funny, friendship or sister story, mystery, adventure, creepy. Any of these. #MSWL

Laura Zats ‏@LZats  Sep 13
Please, please, please send me Golden Girls in space #MSWL

#2  Laura Zats ‏@LZats  Sep 13
Give me fully-formed cultures that breed your plots. Not the other way around. Make your characters products of their environments #MSWL

Stacey Donaghy ‏@DonaghyLiterary  Sep 13
#MSWL I love a good psychological thriller think SILENCE OF THE LAMBS, GONE GIRL, SEVEN things that are really twisty and scary.

J. Johnson-Blalock ‏@JJohnsonBlalock  Sep 13
I love fierce feminism in everything, but I love it especially hard in YA and MG #MSWL

Emmanuelle Morgen ‏@EmMorgen  Sep 13
Fav genres include fantasy, science fiction, magical realism, paranormal, contemporary romance and suspense. Adult and YA. #MSWL

Stephanie Delman ‏@imaginarysmd  Sep 13
Hey, it's #MSWL day! Send me dark speculative fiction/literary prose with surreal or magical elements/a twisted society, rooted in reality.

Heather Flaherty ‏@HeddaFlaherty  Sep 13
#YA Horror, Penny Dreadful style.  (Madness, Era, Psychological trauma, asylums, experiments,  Gothic, myth and darkness and evil.)  #MSWL

Naomi Davis ‏@NaomisLitPix  Sep 12
#mswl - send me your romantic suspense! I want high stakes, heart-pounding romance and intrigue. Heat levels from mild to Habanero welcome.

#2 Naomi Davis ‏@NaomisLitPix  Sep 10
#mswl Fantasy in totally new and different worlds with fantasy elements I've never imagined b4. Worlds w/in worlds, colorful&intriguing.

#3  Naomi Davis ‏@NaomisLitPix  Sep 10
#mswl YA Sci fi that's heavy on the fi, light on the sci. Intricate characters. Teens take themselves seriously; keep humor non-blundering.

P.S. Literary Agency ‏@PSLiterary  Sep 12
"Science fiction that explores the future & past of the world, like REVELATION SPACE." @kurestinarmada #MSWL

Clelia Gore ‏@MadmoiselleClel  Sep 12 Seattle, WA
You know what would be a cool book? MG novel that takes place in the twisty turny quirky Pike's Place Market.  #mswl

Jess Dallow ‏@jldallow  Sep 10
Really interested in a novel about Stockholm Syndrome. The guilt and psychological effects that comes with living your life after. #MSWL

Carly Silver ‏@CarlyASilver
#MSWL: Black heroes and heroines who are in #STEM. Astrophysicists, scientists, engineers, and more.

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