Anthony LaSasso has joined Steerforth Press as publicity director. He was most recently at Sterling Publishing.
Jennifer Udden has left New Leaf Literary & Media to do freelance editing.
Lydia Zoells has been promoted to assistant editor at MCD/Farrar, Straus.
Evelyn M. Duffy, longtime researcher for Bob Woodward, is launching a her own Washington D.C.-based editing and coaching firm for nonfiction writers in 2021. Duffy has edited and coached other journalists on their books, and worked on the drafting, reporting, editing, production and marketing for Woodward’s six books since 2007.
Bob Woodward and Robert Costa are co-writing a book about the last days of the Trump presidency and the first phase of the Biden presidency, to be published by Simon & Schuster at a date to be announced.
Ian Rankin has completed an unfinished book by the late William McIlvanney‘s, based on McIlvanney’s character sketches and notes. THE DARK REMAINS will be published by Canongate in the UK on September 2, 2021.