People in Publishing

Kimberley Cameron and Associates announces that their agency has amicably parted ways with April Eberhardt, who established her own literary agency, effective January 1. April Eberhardt Literary will focus primarily on high-quality women's fiction, and will also assist authors in assessing and accessing alternative publishing channels.

Liz Gately has been appointed the US scout for the UK's Headline.

In promotions at Little, Brown Children's: Alvina Ling moves up to executive editor; Audrey Sclater is now marketing creative director; Victoria Stapleton is director, school and library marketing; Ames O'Neill is publicist; Lola Harley is associate project manager; Alison Impey is associate art director; Maria Mercado is designer; and Erin McMahon moves up to junior designer.

At Random House Children's, Dennis Shealy has been promoted to editorial director of licensed publishing. Shealy started working at Golden Books 17 years ago.