Posted by: Kathy Temean | June 12, 2017

Book Winners and Kudos


Darlene Beck-Jacobson is the winner of The Last Cherry Blossom by Kathleen Burkinshaw

Andrea R Huelsenbeck is the winner of IN THE RED CANOE by Leslie A Davidson

Donna Taylor (writersideup) is the winner of IF I WEREN’T WITH YOU by Rosie J. Pova

Claire Bobrow is the winner of CHICKEN STORY TIME by Sandy Asher


The above illustration was created by Lynnor Bontigao: Lynnor graduated with a Bachelor’s  degree in Visual Communication/Advertising from the University of the Philippines. She worked as a graphic artist in McCann-Erickson and at the same time freelanced doing character studies for a children’s book writer, designed book covers and textbook artworks, and murals.

Workman has promoted Daniel Nayeri to the new position of publisher for Workman Children’s Group; with Nathalie Le Du moving up to executive editor; and Justin Krasner promoted to editor in the group. They also plan to expand with the addition of four new editorial and production positions. Workman publisher Suzie Bolotin will continue to oversee both the adult and children’s departments.

Kathy Schneider has joined the Jane Rotrosen Agency as agent after more than 25 years in publishing, most recently as svp and associate publisher at Harper Collins.

Dorothy Vincent has joined Trident Media Group as director of foreign rights. Previously, she was director of foreign rights for Janklow & Nesbit, where she worked for 22 years.

Sarah Haugen has joined Harper Wave as assistant editor. Previously, she was with Little, Brown.

Philip Marino has joined Little, Brown as senior editor.

Tanusri Prasanna has joined Foundry Literary + Media, moving from Hannigan Salky Getzler Agency, building her list in children’s books and selectively representing adult literary fiction and narrative non-fiction.


Talk tomorrow,



  1. Yay to all the winners!—including ME! 😀


  2. So much fun to get an unexpected surprise on a Monday, no less! Thanks and congrats to all!


  3. Congrats to everyone!


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