Briony May Smith

Author & Illustrator

About Briony May Smith

Briony May Smith grew up in Sandhurst in Berkshire. She studied Illustration at Falmouth University and was Highly Commended for the Macmillan Children’s book prize in 2013 and 2014. She now lives in Devon, where her work day mainly consists of drawing fairies, interrupted only when her dog, Finbar, demands his walk. She is the illustrator of Little Bear's Spring, Little Goose's Autumn and Robin Robin. Briony’s work is inspired by fairy tales and folklore and life in the country.

Recent updates about Briony May Smith

International Fairy Day

Fantasy, imagination and a little bit of pixie dust Imelda and the Goblin King by Briony May Smith from Flying Eye Books


Summer Solstice - Longest Day of the Year

Why not read a sunny book? Little Bear's Spring by Elli Woollard from Macmillan Children's Books

3 days ago

Sunscreen protection day

Little Bear's Spring by Elli Woollard from Macmillan Children's Books - get the sun into what you're reading!

28 days ago

International Day of Families

Robin Robin is a great book by Daniel Ojari from Two Hoots

1 month ago

National Arbor Day (US)

A remarkable book that your children will love. Imelda and the Goblin King by Briony May Smith.

1 month ago

Random Acts of Kindness Day

Do something nice for someone and read Little Bear's Spring by Elli Woollard. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.

2 years ago

Christmas Eve

We bet you'll love Robin Robin this Christmas, by Daniel Ojari and Briony May Smith. Published by Two Hoots.

2 years ago

Daniel Ojari, Mikey Please and Briony May Smith

Out now! Robin Robin by Daniel Ojari and Mikey Please, illustrated by Briony May Smith. Published by Two Hoots.

2 years ago

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