Effective October 11, Sandra Law is joining Abraham Associates as the firm's new sales rep for Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and some Chicago stores. She is taking over for Roy Schonfeld, who is retiring at the end of the year. For the last three years, Law has been the store manager at Anderson's Bookshop in La Grange, Ill. Before that she was a store manager at H&M, and a manager and bookseller at Mitchell Books in Fort Wayne Ind., and Barnes & Noble.
At Simon & Schuster Children's Books:
Aubrey Churchward has been promoted to publicist from associate publicist.
Vanessa DeJesus has joined the company as associate publicist. She was most recently assistant manager of author events at Macmillan.
Jasmine Hodge has joined the company as publicity assistant.
Effective October 2, Nicole Benevento will join the company as marketing & publicity assistant.