My Current MSWL

Across the board, I am currently focused on finding stories with strong diverse and multi-cultural voices. I am drawn to picture books filled with humor, whimsy, heartfelt, make-me-giggle storytelling, and fun, SEL concepts. In Middle-Grade fiction, YA fiction, graphic novels, I’m eagerly seeking strong, distinct voices, multi-dimensional characters, compelling stories of friendships, coming-of-age stories, emotional … Read more

Free Spirit Publishing Wish List of Nonfiction for Older Kids and Teens

Books that are culturally relevant for today’s youth Mental health and executive function topics written by experts in the field Health and wellness topics written by experts in the field Tough topics and challenges faced by children and teens Strategies to address negative thinking Strategies to address media literacy and navigating complex conversations Books answering … Read more