Jenny Stubbs is a teacher-librarian by profession, is passionate about children’s literature, and has long been involved in organising and promoting events such as the Story Arts Festival in Ipswich, holiday writing camps for young writers and the publishing of works through Booklinks.  Events such as The Travelling Suitcases Project and the Readers Cup draw wide acclaim, and the impetus and success of the many ventures from this children’s literature advocate make her a standout player in this field.