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2024 Canadian Authors Fred Kerner Book Award The Fred Kerner Book Award is awarded annually to a Canadian Authors member who has the best overall book published in the previous calendar year, including fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. Fred Kerner was a devoted and longtime CAA member. An Honorary President of the association until his passing…


Karen Gansel

Karen Gansel graduated from the University of Toronto Master of Health Administration and had a nineteen-year career with the Ontario Ministry of Health as a senior manager. Karen’s first self-published novel, Differences Between Us, is a psychological suspense that is available on Amazon.com and Kobo.com. A short story, Canal of Destiny, was published on the Quick Brown Fox blog in 2010.

A member of Canadian Authors Association since 2009, Karen was president of the Niagara branch between 2011 and 2016, and joined the board of directors in 2016. Karen lives in Niagara on the Lake, Ontario, and is self-publishing her second novel, Celeste Unraveled, in fall 2020.