Posted by: Kathy Temean | June 9, 2021

Book Winners & Industry Changes

BOOK WINNERS

Darlene Beck-Jacobson won

What the World Could Make by Holly McGhee

Ashley Seirra won

LITTLE SOCK MAKES A FRIEND by Kia Heise & Christopher D. Park

Danielle Hammelef won

WAY PAST JEALOUS by Hallee Adelman

Heather Stigall won

WHEN GRANDPOP GIVES YOU A TOOLBOX by Jamie Deenihan

Manju Beth Howard won 

SUMMER IN THE CITY and MANGO DELIGHT by Fracaswell Hyman

Laura Graves won

INVENT A PET by Vicky Fang

Aleen Fueling won

DUMPLINGS FOR LILI by Melissa Iwai

Em Mahr won

BEST DAY EVER by Michael J. Armstrong

Please send me your name and address and mention the book you won.

Put BOOK WINNER IN THE SUBJECT AREA.

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CHILDREN’S PUBLISHING INDUSTRY CHANGES:

Little, Brown Children’s: Esther Cajahuaringa has been promoted to editor, and Regan Winter has been promoted to associate editor.

Henry Holt Children’s: Mark Podesta has been promoted to associate editor.

Viking Children’s: Tamar Brazis has been promoted to associate publisherAneeka Kalia to associate editor; and Meriam Metoui to assistant editor.

Penguin Children’s: Ellice Lee has been promoted to senior art director, and Kate Renner has been promoted to associate art director.

Kids Can Press: Patricia Ocampo joins as senior editor; she was previously president of IBBY Canada.

Cara Lee Simpson has joined PFD as a literary agent.

Elizabeth Trout has been promoted to assistant editor at Kensington.

Talia Benamy has been promoted to editor at Philomel.

Nate Lanman has been promoted to associate editor at William Morrow.

Mia Council has been promoted to associate editor at Penguin Press.

Tiffany Liao joins Zando on June 9 as executive editor leading their young readers initiative. She was previously senior editor at Holt Children’s.

Martha Wydysh has been promoted to literary agent at Trident Media Group.

Adam O’Brien has joined Apollo Publishers as an editor. Previously, he was editor at Sterling Publishing.

Talk tomorrow,

Kathy


Responses

  1. Thanks for the news and updates, Kathy! 🙂

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  2. Congrats (again and again!!) to Darlene and Manju…and everyone else!

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  3. Woohoo! So excited to be receiving a copy of Holly’s book! Congratulations to all the winners.

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  4. Congratulations to the winners!

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