Bonnier Books UK strengthens trade children’s team

Bonnier Books UK strengthens trade children’s team

Lizz Skelly (pictured right) and Emma Quick (pictured left) are to join Bonnier Books UK's trade children’s team.

Skelly, currently at Penguin Random House, will join in the newly created role of head of publicity while Quick, currently at Macmillan Children’s Books, will take up the newly created role of senior marketing executive.

Skelly said: "I'm thrilled to be taking up a new role at Bonnier Books UK. I've long admired their innovative and vibrant publishing and am looking forward to working with their incredible roster of authors and illustrators."

Quick added: "I'm absolutely delighted to be joining Bonnier Books UK and working for such a forward-thinking company. The children's list is both brilliant and innovative, and I look forward to being a part of a team that champions such excellent brands and authors."

Bonnier said Skelly will join on 17th February 2020, reporting to Kate Manning, director of children’s sales, marketing and publicity. Quick will join the company on 12th February reporting to senior marketing manager Amy Llambias.

Manning said: "I am really looking forward to Lizz and Emma joining the team. I am incredibly excited about what they will both bring to the department especially as they share our passion for getting children reading and championing children’s books."