Michelle Nagler, editorial director of Bloomsbury Children’s Books, will join Random House Children’s Books on July 15 as associate publishing director of Random House/Golden Books. She will report to v-p and publishing director Mallory Loehr.
Projects she worked on while at Bloomsbury include Freckleface Strawberry by Julianne Moore; In Darkness by Nick Lake, which won the 2013 Printz Award; Carrie Jones’s Need series; and Shannon Hale’s Princess Academy: Palace of Stone. Authors she edited include Celia Rees, Sarah J. Maas, E.D. Baker, and Jean Reidy.
Nagler joined Bloomsbury in 2007; before that she was senior editor at Simon Pulse, and she began her career at Scholastic.