Sophy Henn

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Sophy Henn is an author/illustrator with several beautiful picture book titles already under her belt. Her debut Where Bear? was published in 2014, and was nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal and shortlisted for the Waterstone’s Children’s Book Prize in the illustrated book category.

Where Bear? was followed in 2015 by the irresistible Pom Pom series; Pom Pom gets the Grumps and Pom Pom the Champion.

In 2016 Sophy brought us Pass it On, a joyful and uplifting tale about finding happiness in the smallest of things, and the third book in the Pom Pom series; Pom Pom is Super , both published by Puffin Books.

Sophy has studied at Camberwell and Central Saint Martins, and is a graduate of the MA in Sequential Illustration at the University of Brighton. She was the World Book Day Illustrator for 2015 & 2016.

Sophy’s most recent picture book, Edie, was published by Puffin in February 2017. She is currently working with Bloomsbury on an exciting board book series for very young readers featuring a terrific new character called Ted. The first two books in the series, Playtime with Ted and Bedtime with Ted, were published in April 2017, with the next to follow later this year.