The following are the nominees for the 1998 LMP awards. To vote, go to
Editorial: Ruth Cavin, SMP/Thomas Dunne Books; Amy Ehrlick, Candlewick Press; Shaye Areheart, Harmony Books.
Graphic Design (adult): Steve Snider, creative director, St. Martin's Press; Steven Cooley, art director, Mariner Books/Houghton Mifflin; Chronicle Books design department.
Graphic Design (children): Chris Hill/Linda Hofheinz, graphic designer/stylist, Bunnies in My Head, Children's Art Project, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center; David Saylor, creative director, Scholastic Press.
Sales &Marketing: Broadway Books sales &marketing department, A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson; Craig Herman, v-p marketing, HarperCollins, and Mary Ellen Curley, Oxford Univ. Press, for cross-marketing of The Professor and the Madman by Simon Winchester; Scholastic Press marketing &sales group, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K. Rowling.
Publicity: Christine Saunders, senior publicist, Simon &Schuster; One Potata Productions Inc., publicity department, PublicAffairs.