Keri Smith is a bestselling author, illustrator, and thinker. Her books include Wreck This Journal, The Wander Society, This is Not a Book, How to Be an Explorer of the World, Mess, Finish This Book, The Pocket Scavenger, Wreck This Journal Everywhere, Everything Is Connected, and The Imaginary World of... as well as Wreck This App, This is Not an App, and the Pocket Scavenger app. She enjoys spending time with her husband, experimental musician Jefferson Pitcher, and two children.
Praise for The Pocket Scavenger
"Smith pushes kids (and adults) to break convention by seeing the world as inspiration, rather than simply 'things.'" -GeekDad
"The book encourages people to push against the boundaries of 'normal' creativity and make something unique. Even if what it tells you to do goes against your grain, do it. you'll be surprised with the results." -Hawwa, etc.
"In a world where it's all about 'rush, rush, rush' from one activity to the next, faces buried in phones, author Keri Smith brings a concept designed to make you stop and look around you, and maybe even see the potential beauty in the most ordinary of objects. The Pocket Scavenger is a great tool for bringing out the creativity in all of us." -Games Fiends
Praise for Keri Smith
"Keri Smith may well be the self-help guru this DIY generation deserves." -The Believer
"A conceptual artist and author luring kids into questioning the world and appreciating every smell, texture and mystery in it." -TIME Magazine