Kendra Levin is an associate editorial director at Viking Children’s Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House, where since 2005 she has worked on a wide range of children’s literature from picture books to young adult novels. She has edited New York Times bestsellers including Girls Who Code and Rebel of the Sands, and her books have received such awards as the Printz Honor (The Passion of Dolssa), the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award (Don’t Throw It to Mo!), the Society of Illustrators Gold Medal (The Lost House), and more. A regular contributor to Psychology Today, Kendra also helps writers as a teacher and certified life coach, and is the author of The Hero Is You, a grounded self-help guide to a healthier writing process. Visit her at kendracoaching.com and follow her kendralevin.