In the USA
Marissa Walsh has joined FinePrint Literary Management as a literary agent, focusing on children's picture books, middle-grade and Young Adult, along with pop culture, humor, narrative non-fiction, and memoir. Most recently she was an editor at Delacorte Press/Random House Children's Books for seven years.
Sarah Knight will join the Simon & Schuster adult trade imprint on May 24 as a senior editor, acquiring both fiction and nonfiction. She was most recently an editor at Shaye Areheart Books, will begin her new position on May 24th.
Dan Ehrenhaft has joined Harper Children's fiction team as director of intellectual property development, developing and commissioning original projects primarily for the teen and tween market in both print as well as emerging digital formats. He was a senior editor at Sourcebooks, where he launched their teen imprint Sourcebooks Fire and acquired for Jabberwocky.
Mary Anne Thompson Associates has been appointed the US literary scout for Croatian publisher Znanje.