Alvina Ling is VP and Editor-in-Chief at Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (a division of Hachette Book Group) where she has worked since 1999. She edits children's books for all ages, from picture books to young adult. She has edited such books as A Big Mooncake for Little Star by Grace Lin; Dave the Potter by Laban Carrick Hill, illustrated by Bryan Collier; Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin, The Land of Stories series by Chris Colfer, The Wild Robot by Peter Brown, Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes, The Candymakers by Wendy Mass, The Silver Arrow by Lev Grossman, The Astonishing Color of After by Emily X.R. Pan, Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor; The Diviners by Libba Bray; and The Cruel Prince by Holly Black. She lives in Brooklyn, New York with her husband and two cats.