Marilyn Jack is a primary school teacher who has devoted over twenty-five years helping children learn to read. She is a traditionally published author of the successful series, "The Mechanics of Reading" sold in Trinidad and Tobago and some Caribbean countries. She is the recipient of an award for “Excellence in Service’ in 2019, presented by the principal of the school she teaches for her invaluable contribution to education. She has spent the last three years developing the ‘Azzy and Friends’ series. Parts of this series have been used to help children who are at preschool and kindergarten levels, begin to read. This series is now being sold to reach children globally.