Olivia Taussig has been promoted to senior publicist at Viking/Penguin.
Claudia Rankine has won the 2016 Rebekah Johnson Bobbitt National Prize for Poetry, a $10,000 award presented by the Library of Congress, for Citizen: An American Lyric (Graywolf). Nathaniel Mackey won the Bobbitt lifetime achievement prize.
Amulet will publish the 12th book in Jeff Kinney’s Wimpy Kid series on November 7. The cover and title will be revealed April 27 before fans at Carnegie Hall. In the new book, “Greg Heffley and his family decide to get out of town and celebrate Christmas at a resort. ‘But what’s billed as a stress-free vacation becomes a holiday nightmare.”