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Martha Rago leaves HarperCollins for Random House

After twelve years at HarperCollins as associate creative director, Martha Rago has taken the newly created position of creative director for the Random House/Golden Books Young Readers Group. The position, created to facilitate the expansion of the division, welcomes Rago on February 2. Mallory Loehr, v-p and publishing director at Random House/Golden Books for Young Readers reported to PW that Martha was a perfect fit for the position and will bring something new and different to the veteran brand. Rago will oversee the brand's business, from board books to YA. For more details, read the article in PW.