Jean P. Moore

Writer, observer, hopeful but tested inhabitant of our weary planet

Award-winning author, Jean P. Moore, is a novelist, poet, and non-fiction writer. Her novel, Water on the Moon, was published June 2014 and was the winner of the 2015 Independent Publishers Book Award for contemporary fiction. Her work has appeared in newspapers, magazines, and literary journals such as up street, SN Review, Adanna, The Timberline Review, Distillery, Skirt, Slow Trains, Long Island Woman, the Hartford Courant, Greenwich Time, and the Philadelphia Inquirer. Additionally, a memoir piece, “Leaving Charles,” appears online in Persimmon Tree, Summer, 2011. Several poems can be read in Women’s Voices of the 21st Century, 2014. Forthcoming, a new novel, Her Year of Mourning.