Jim Smith is the bestselling author and illustrator of the I am Not a Loser series (Egmont) which has sold into 17 languages and rides high in the UK bestseller chart for 7-10 year olds, with over 500,000 copies sold. Future Ratboy is the wickedly funny new spin-off series.
Scoot, written by Katie Blackburn (Faber, 2017), is his first picture book and a glorious celebration of the on-trend mode of transportation for the under-eights.
Jim Smith is the keelest kids' book comma-putter and page-numberer in the whole wide world amen. He also designs cards and gifts under the name Waldo Pancake and creates branding for Puccino's coffee shops.