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Mia P. Manansala
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Mia P. Manansala
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Mia P. Manansala (she/her) is a writer and certified book coach from Chicago who loves books, baking, and bad-ass women. She uses humor (and murder) to explore aspects of the Filipino diaspora, queerness, and her millennial love for pop culture. Her debut novel, ARSENIC AND ADOBO, is out now, and the sequel, HOMICIDE AND HALO-HALO, comes out Feb 8, 2022.

Jill Marsal
Marsal Lyon Literary Agency

Favorite Books

Lady Sherlock series by Sherry Thomas
Detective by Day series by Kellye Garrett
Accidental Alchemist series by Gigi Pandian
Little Pretty Things by Lori Rader Day
Roxane Weary series by Kristen Lepionka

Years Mentored
2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
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