Children’s book author and former teacher-librarian Jill Bruce is the winner of this year’s Lady Cutler Award, presented by the New South Wales branch of the Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) for distinguished service to children’s literature.
Bruce has been an ‘enthusiastic advocate for children’s books, literacy and literature’ for over 40 years, the NSW CBCA said in a statement. As
Hachette Australia has promoted a number of staff in its sales and product, marketing and publicity, and Australian publishing divisions.
In sales and product, Daniel Pilkington, currently national accounts manager with responsibility for Little, Brown, Orion and Octopus, has been promoted to head of national accounts; Elise Winton, product manager for Orion
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