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  • S&S Children's Hires Jason Wells, Expands Publicity and Marketing

    Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division has named Jason Wells to the newly created role of v-p of marketing and publicity, effective December 7, the first in a number of planned hires.

  • Megyn Kelly Hits the Road to Support Memoir

    The anchor of Fox News's top-rated cable news program 'The Kelly File' will take her show on the road for the first time, beginning November 28, in support of her memoir, 'Settle for More.'

  • George Gibson to Join Grove Atlantic

    Former Bloomsbury U.S. publishing director George Gibson is joining Grove Atlantic as executive editor.

  • New Chairman for Penguin Random House

    Philip Hoffman will succeed John Makinson as chairman of Penguin Random House.

  • PEN America Responds to Trump Victory

    The free speech organization issued a statement addressing the impending presidency of a man who has threatened to open up libel laws and showed deep disdain for the press.

  • Authors on the 2016 Presidential Election

    An election season that has proven particularly divisive sees authors weighing in on both sides of the aisle in spite of a primarily leftward lean.

  • Children's Publishers Celebrate Halloween 2016

    Publishers across the country held parties as staffers donned costumes based on favorite characters and books. See our collection of photos from the festivities.

  • B&N Pays Boire $4.8 Million in Separation Agreement

    Barnes & Noble has reached an agreement with its former CEO Ron Boire, who was abruptly fired in August, in which it will pay him nearly $5 million in exchange for his dropping all claims against the company.

  • Children's Job Moves: October 2016

    New job announcements in children's publishing for October 2016.

  • Mosure Leaving Disney Publishing

    Jeanne Mosure is stepping down as senior v-p and group publisher of Disney Publishing Worldwide.

  • Meet the Editor: Gayatri Patnaik

    The editorial director of Beacon Press is only the latest member of her extended family to work in publishing, here and abroad.

  • Children's Job Moves: September 2016

    New job announcements in children's publishing for September 2016.

  • Zecher Resigns as HMH CEO

    Linda Zecher has resigned as CEO of the educational and trade book publisher after a five-year run.

  • O'Leary Named New BISG Executive Director

    Brian O'Leary, a well-known industry consultant who heads up Magellan Media Partners, has been named the new executive director of the Book Industry Study Group.

  • PW Star Watch 2016 Superstar: Andrew Harwell

    Andrew Harwell, senior editor at HarperCollins Children’s Books, was named PW Star Watch Superstar at a party at New York's Dream Downtown hotel on September 15.

  • AAP’s Tom Allen to Retire in 2017

    Allen, who was named CEO of the Association of American Publishers in 2009, has announced that he will retire in early 2017. Given the news, the AAP board of directors has begun a search for a new CEO.

  • PW Star Watch 2016 Honorees

    Congratulations to this year's Star Watch honorees, some of the best and brightest young talent in the publishing business.

  • PW Star Watch 2016 Finalists

    Congratulations to the 2016 PW Star Watch finalists, one of whom will be chosen as the "superstar" at our gala event on September 15, and be awarded a trip to the Frankfurt Book Fair.

  • PW Star Watch 2016

    Celebrating the best and brightest young talent in the publishing industry.

  • D'Onofrio Named Director at Chicago Distribution Center

    Supply chain executive Joe D'Onofrio has been named director of the Chicago Distribution Center, effective September 12. He replaces Don Linn, who left the organization in May.

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