AMANDA BETTS is an editor with the Knopf Random Canada Publishing Group at Penguin Random House Canada. She has edited and contributed to a wide variety of non-fiction titles in the areas of memoir, the natural world, psychology, history, and essay collections, and seeks out literary fiction with speculative elements and stories that transport readers to another time or place. Upcoming books that she’s excited to publish include the memoir Lookout: Love, Solitude, and Searching for Wildfire in the Boreal Forest by Trina Moyles and the novel A Funny Kind of Paradise by Jo Owens.