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Joanna Moult is co-founder of Skylark Literary Limited, a specialist Children’s and YA literary agency. Previously she was Editorial Director for Children’s Fiction at Mulcahy Conway Associates, discovering and nurturing new talent. Joanna began her publishing career at Hodder Children’s Books, where she edited authors such as Cressida Cowell and Kes Gray. She then moved to become Senior Commissioning Editor at Simon & Schuster, managing the children’s fiction list and editing Sophie McKenzie among other talented authors.



Detailed data

Agency:
Skylark Literary Limited
Agent since:
2014
Short biography:

Joanna Moult is co-founder of Skylark Literary Limited, a specialist Children’s and YA literary agency. Previously she was Editorial Director for Children’s Fiction at Mulcahy Conway Associates, discovering and nurturing new talent. Joanna began her publishing career at Hodder Children’s Books, where she edited authors such as Cressida Cowell and Kes Gray. She then moved to become Senior Commissioning Editor at Simon & Schuster, managing the children’s fiction list and editing Sophie McKenzie among other talented authors.

Client list status:
Open to new clients
Genres this agent is interested in:
Authors & books liked:

Sarah Dessen, Sarah Crossan, Jean Ure, Anne Fine, Maya Angelou, Patrick Ness.

Other loves & passions:

My family and my silly dog!

How to make a submission:
Submissions by email only please. Send covering email with one-page synopsis and full manuscript attached as Word docs to submissions@skylark-literary.com
Other advice and background:
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Attends Festival of Writing or other WW events?
No
Follow on Twitter:
@JoannaMoult
Interesting links:
www.skylark-literary.com
Clients:
Simon James Green, Sarah Todd Taylor, Charlotte Hills, among others.
Full client list:
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Email address:
joanna@skylark-literary.com

Agents of: Skylark Literary Limited

Agency details

Website:
http://www.skylark-literary.com/
About the agency:
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Address for submissions:
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Office address:
19 Parkway, Weybridge, Surrey, KT13 9HD
Email address:
info@skylark-literary.com
Phone number:
020 8144 7440
Number of agents:
2
Accepts email submissions:
Yes
Submission type:
Other - see details
Further submission info:
Submissions by email only please. Send covering email with one-page synopsis and full manuscript attached as Word docs to submissions@skylark-literary.com. Guidelines are here – www.skylark-literary.com/submission-guidelines
More info on this agency:
Skylark Literary is a specialist literary agency that seeks and supports the very best in Children’s and YA fiction. Both Amber and Joanna are former editors from major publishing houses so the agency specialises in nurturing talented authors, helping each to find their voice and develop their writing skills. Skylark Literary is open for submissions and looks for true writing talent above all things.
Average response time:
1 days
Agency Transparency Index:
No data/100
Member of the AAA:
No
Overseas offices:
None
Accepts overseas writers:
No
Follow on Twitter:
@SkylarkLit
Latest news:
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More about the agency:
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