Carrie Thornton has joined HarperCollins as executive editor, It Books. Previously she was executive editor at Dutton.
David Kelly has been promoted to deputy editor at the New York Times Book Review, reports children’s editor Pamela Paul. He replaces Bob Harris, who took a buyout at the end of 2011 after more than 29 years at the paper.
In the Hachette Digital group: Anthony Goff has been promoted to vp, audio and large print; and Michele McGonigle has been promoted to director of production; Megan Fitzpatrick has been promoted to associate director of marketing and publicity for Hachette Audio.
At PEN, Paul Morris has been named director of membership, marketing, and literary awards, replacing Alena Graedon, who has left to pursue writing full-time. Morris spent the past seven years at BOMB Magazine, most recently as general manager, digital media and marketing. In addition, Jasmine Davey has been promoted to membership, literary awards and writers’ fund coordinator.
Delia Berrigan Fakis has joined Hallmark Cards as a retail editorial strategist. She was previously a literary agent with DSM Agency, where she had been for six and a half years.
Edmison/Harper Literary Scouting has been named the North American scout for Italian publisher Neri Pozza.