Andrew Karre is executive editor at Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group. He acquires young adult and middle grade novels and nonfiction.

Over the course of his career, he’s had the privilege of publishing acclaimed authors such as A.S. King, Ibi Zoboi, Malinda Lo, Vaunda Micheaux Nelson, Candice Iloh, Joy McCullough, and many others. He lives and works in St. Paul, Minnesota.