Penny Moore


Ravenclaw, Mom to Mischievous Tuxedo Cats, Corgi Lover, and Literary Agent at Empire Literary. Send me your diverse kid's lit please!


Empire Literary

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 27 Nov 2017

With all of this Prince Harry and Meghan Markle news, I'd love to see a contemporary YA romance featuring a royal family! #MSWL

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 18 Oct 2017

I’ll always love a MG or YA story with an oddball underdog protagonist. #mswl

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 21 Aug 2017

I'd love a YA thriller a la Kara Thomas's Little Monsters or Karen McManus's One of Us is Lying. #mswl

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 17 Aug 2017

Send me YA fantasy! I've really been in the mood for it lately. #mswl

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 19 Jul 2017

I'd love to see an own voice YA epic fantasy featuring an Asian culture. #mswl

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 1 Jun 2017

An own voice YA contemporary where mental illness is a part of the MC's identity and isn't what drives the conflict of the plot. #MSWL

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 23 May 2017

I'm dying to see more diverse MG in my inbox. #mswl

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 12 Mar 2017

I need a YA with an aged up MC like Laura from Logan. Seriously. #mswl

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 10 Mar 2017

I'd love an own voice YA contemporary that gives very real and well thought out representation of mental illness. #MSWL

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 8 Feb 2017

I always like to see diversity in children's lit written by #ownvoices. #MSWL

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 8 Feb 2017

If you send me a MG in the vein of Cynthia Kadohata's Kira Kira, I'll love you forever. #MSWL

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 8 Feb 2017

I'm always on the lookout for diverse YA/MG fantasy with gorgeous worldbuilding and fast, consistent pacing. #MSWL

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 8 Feb 2017

I'm always on the lookout for contemporary YA & MG that will make me ugly cry. #MSWL

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 13 Sep 2016

I'm still waiting for a YA contemporary romance based off of two teens meeting through Pokemon Go. You think I'm kidding but I'm not. #MSWL

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 13 Sep 2016

As always, please send me your high concept YA SFF projects. #mswl

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 13 Sep 2016

I would love a heart wrenching and beautiful MG manuscript featuring an animal a la Sara Pennypacker's PAX. #MSWL

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 17 Aug 2016

I'm dying for spectacular and diverse MG written by own voices. #mswl

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 2 Aug 2016

I want a MG like Netflix's Stranger Things. Please! #mswl

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 11 Jul 2016

If someone wrote a YA story about two teens meeting through the Pokemon Go App and falling in love, I'd read it! #mswl

Penny Moore @precociouspenny · 30 Jun 2016

I'm going to squeeze in one #mswl request today. Please give me an emotional and heartwarming MG about a kid and their pet!