Adrienne Kerr is the Commissioning Editor of Commercial Fiction at Penguin Group (Canada) where she acquires mystery, suspense, sci-fi, fantasy, adventure, women’s and historical novels. She works with bestselling authors Stuart McLean, Jack Whyte, Robert J. Sawyer, Suzanne Desrochers, and D.J. McIntosh, as well as Yejide Kilanko, Colin Mochrie and Peggy Blair. She was the Canadian Booksellers’ Association Editor of the Year (2011) and the Canadian Booksellers’ Association Sales Representative of the Year (2009). She has also worked as a book buyer for a large North American retailer, and as an independent bookseller.