JANIE YOON is the Associate Publisher at House of Anansi Press. She has worked with award-winning and bestselling Canadian authors such as Tanya Talaga, Patrick deWitt, Ins Choi, Elizabeth Renzetti, Jordan Tannahill, Harold R. Johnson, and Teva Harrison. She is also the editor of the CBC Massey Lectures and acquires for the international list, most recently the critically acclaimed bestseller No Friend but the Mountains by Behrouz Boochani, the Kurdish-Iranian journalist who has been detained indefinitely on Manus Island at one of Australia’s offshore detention centres for refugees.