Judi Moreillon is a literacies and libraries consultant. She began teaching preservice school librarians in 1995. Her research and publications focus on school librarian leadership and classroom teacher - school librarian instructional partnerships. A former classroom teacher, literacy coach, and classroom teacher educator, Judi served as a collaborating school librarian at all three instructional levels. She is the author of four other professional books for school librarians and four books for children and families. She earned the 2019 Scholastic Publishing Award. Judi served as a mentor for the Lilead Project, currently serves as co-chair of the Teacher Librarian Division of the Arizona Library Association, and recently chaired the American Association of School Librarians Reading Position Statements Task Force. She earned both an MLS and a PhD in education at the University of Arizona.