Abby Zidle

Abby Zidle is a senior editor at Gallery and Pocket Books acquiring commercial fiction and nonfiction, including romance, suspense, women’s fiction, memoir, and popular culture titles.

Her authors at Pocket include everything from New York Times bestsellers to debut novelists.  Prior to working at Pocket, she was an editor for Harlequin’s HQN line.

She began her career in publishing at Bantam Dell, after abandoning the glamorous life of a Ph.D. student (the only job that pays worse than editorial assistant).