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  • Morrison Leaving HarperCollins

    Michael Morrison, president and publisher of HarperCollins’s U.S. General Books Group, will be leaving the company at the end of the month.

  • NBF Adds Three to Board of Directors

    The National Book Foundation has elected Lucia Ferreira, Michael Lynton, and Michelle Weiner to its board of directors.

  • Barbour Publishing Names New President, COO

    Mary Burns, a Barbour Publishing veteran of 23 years, has been named president and chief operating officer of the Ohio-based Christian press.

  • Capstone Names New Publisher, V-P of Digital

    Capstone has named Patricia Stockland its new publisher and Darin Rasmussen its v-p of digital product development and management, effective immediately.

  • Quirk Books Sees Leadership Shakeup

    Jason Rekulak has resigned as publisher of Quirk Books in order to "further pursue his writing career and other creative projects." Brett Cohen, the president of Quirk, has taken over as publisher, effective immediately.

  • F+W Fires Most Top Management, Names Interim CEO

    The F+W board has named Greg Osberg interim CEO after firing CEO Tom Beusse and lieutenants Joe Siebert and Joe Romello.

  • FSG Calls on Cameroon to Release Author Patrice Nganang

    Farrar, Straus & Giroux is the latest party to call for the immediate release of Patrice Nganang, a Cameroonian-American writer and academic, who has been imprisoned in a maximum security prison in Cameroon following the publication of an article critical of government repression in the country.

  • Brallier Leaving Abrams

    A little more than one year after he joined Abrams in the newly-created post of publisher of Abrams Plus, Jess Brallier will leave the company at the end of 2017.

  • Meg Lemke Joins 'PW'; Craig Teicher, John Maher Promoted; Seth Dellon Returns

    Meg Lemke has been named graphic novels review editor; Craig Teicher has been promoted to director of special editorial projects; Seth Dellon has returned to the magazine as director of strategic development; and John Maher has added digital responsibilities to his reporting duties.

  • Facing Sexual Harassment Charges, An Exec Art Director at Penguin Workshop Resigns

    Three weeks after actress and comedian Charlyne Yi leveled sexual harassment charges against Giuseppe Castellano, an executive art director at Penguin Workshop, he has stepped down.

  • Follett Corp. Names New CEO

    Patrick Connolly has been tapped to succeed Ray Griffith as president and CEO of Follett Corp. He will join the company on January 2.

  • PW Notables of the Year: Margaret Atwood

    The septuagenarian Canadian author has, this year, become a cultural icon, as well as Canada’s best-known author—and 'The Handmaid's Tale' has become a backlist sensation.

  • PW Notables of the Year: Becky Anderson

    Lots of people have complained about the policies of the Trump administration, but Anderson, co-owner of Anderson’s Bookshops, is hoping to do something about them.

  • PW Notables of the Year: Jeff Shotts

    The Graywolf Press executive editor’s authors have had a remarkable run of being nominated for—and winning—some of literature's biggest awards, all the way up to the Nobel. It seems as if everything Shotts acquires turns to gold.

  • PW Notables of the Year: Ray Griffith

    Griffith became CEO of the Follett Corp. in May 2015. Less than a year later, he oversaw the acquisition of Baker & Taylor. Now, under Griffith, Follett continues to zero in on new markets.

  • Carolyn Reidy: PW's Person of the Year 2017

    For her steady leadership in guiding one of the country’s Big Five trade publishers, Reidy, the president and CEO of Simon & Schuster, is PW’s 2017 Person of the Year.

  • 'O, the Oprah Magazine' Finds Its Favorite Books in the New Socially-Conscious Zeitgeist

    Longtime publishing industry editor turned 'O' books editor Leigh Haber explains the method behind the Favorite Books of 2017 list at Oprah's magazine.

  • Neil Nyren to Retire from Putnam

    Nyren, who has edited a range of bestselling authors including Clive Cussler, Tom Clancy and Ken Follett, will retire from Putnam at the end of the year. He is leaving after 33 years with the publisher.

  • Meet the Editor: Todd Stocke

    Despite spending half of his life at Sourcebooks, Stocke, who was promoted in September to senior v-p and editorial director, is at heart a bookseller. Here's why.

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