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Kim Smith

Kim Smith is the New York Times best-selling illustrator of over 30 picture books, including Quirk’s Pop Classics series, Boxitects, and Builder Brothers: Big Plans. She graduated from the Alberta College of Art and Design and lives in Canada.


Doctor Who Turns 60 on November 23!

Whovians have plenty to celebrate this year! The beloved sci-fi program will hit its 60th birthday this November, coinciding with a brand new special episode that sees fan favorites David Tennant and Catherine Tate reprising their roles as Doctor and companion. With much loved showrunner Russel T. Davies returning to the show and Sex Education

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Fall Children’s Book Trends

What’s on the rise in Children’s books you may ask? Take a look below.     Fall Picture Books: Check out all of our adorable Fall Picture Books! Featuring a new array of lovable and unforgettable characters. Holidays: Make the holidays extra special this year! Take some time with your family for holiday activities or to learn

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