Sydney Smith has illustrated multiple children's books, including Town is by the Sea, the winner of the 2017 Kate Greenaway Medal, The White Cat and the Monk, written by Jo Ellen Bogart, and the acclaimed Footpath Flowers, which was a New York Times Children's Book of the Year and a winner of the Governor General Award for Illustration. Born in Nova Scotia in Canada, Sydney now lives in Toronto with his wife and son. Find him online at hutten.org/sydney and on Twitter and Instagram as @sydneydraws.
Looking for something a little different for an imaginative child who likes art? Look no further! * The Irish Independent, Children's Books of the Year * A stunning piece of work; thank you Sydney Smith. * The School Librarian * As with all the best picture books, the real story begins on the final page. * The Times, Best Books of the Year 2019 * It's a masterpiece of thick, blurry lines and drifting snow, framing a child's solitary yet celebratory experience of urban life. * BookTrust *