NITA PRONOVOST is Vice President and Editorial Director at Simon & Schuster Canada. She oversees the publication of many bestselling international and domestic fiction authors, including Ruth Ware, Kate Morton, Beverley McLachlin, Santa Montefiore, Liz Nugent, Amy Stuart, Samantha M. Bailey, and Iain Reid. Her nonfiction list includes the New York Times bestselling authors Rupi Kaur, Tegan and Sara, and Neil Pasricha. She specializes in thrillers, upmarket commercial women’s fiction, historical fiction, celebrity biographies, and hard-hitting memoirs. She is also a novelist, writing under the pen name Nita Prose. Her debut, The Maid, will be published in 2022 in over twenty-five countries. Follow her on Twitter @NitaProse.