Ferrari-Adler and Loehnen said in a joint statement: "In our experience the most rewarding publishing—for writers, for agents, for booksellers, and, ultimately, for readers—has three common denominators: great books, published with intense focus, in true partnership. We want to put together a small band of cheerful literary warriors who publish every book with avidity."
Tessa Meischeid has joined Penguin Children's as senior publicist. Previously, she was associate publicist at Abrams Children's.
President of Lion Forge Geoff Gerber left the company in August, and created Anchorplate IP, a new consultancy.