An Exclusive Interview With Melody Guy Senior Editor Ballantine

June 1, 2006 6:53 pm By

My mother would take me to the library weekly when I was a child and I would take out a stack of books and read every one of them. Eventually we grew to know the staff of the library so well that they offered my mother a job and she's been working at her local library for more than 20 years.

An Exclusive Interview With Brooke Warner Seal Press Editor Avalon Publishing Group

May 1, 2006 6:47 pm By

I started as a project editor for a small independent house in Berkeley called North Atlantic Books. I began doing acquisitions about three years into my job there and worked for Atlantic for five years before moving to Seal. Prior to that I toured Europe for a year, and was busy getting my BA at George Washington University. I received my MA from San Francisco State while working at North Atlantic.