Judi Curtin is one of Ireland’s favourite children’s writers. She is the best-selling author of the Alice and Megan and Eva series, Time After Time, Stand By Me and You’ve Got A Friend. Stand By Me was named Children’s Book of the Year (Senior) at the Irish Book Awards. Over a quarter of a million copies of Judi’s books have been sold to date. Her books have been published in German, Portuguese, Spanish, Finnish, Swedish, Norwegian, Russian, Serbian, Welsh, Czech and Turkish, and in Australia and New Zealand. Judi grew up in Cork and now lives in Limerick, where she is married with three children. Her latest book is Lily at Lissadell.