People in Publishing

Random House is working with Pulpwood Queens Book Club founder and author Kathy Patrick
to start an online book club featuring interviews with RH authors.

At Graywolf Press, Erin Kottke has been promoted to publicity director.

At Hutchinson, publicity director Emma Mitchell has been appointed to the additional role of associate editorial director.

At Penguin Canada, Andrea Magyar will take on the new role of publishing director, business and lifestyle. Magyar launched the company's cookbook publishing programme and also started a Canadian version of the Penguin Portfolio imprint last year.

Don D'Auria joins Samhain Publishing as Executive Editor. He will oversee the company's new Horror line, which launches in October 2011. Previously D'Auria was executive editor for Leisure Books at Dorchester Publishing.