Alex T. Smith
Smith's (1985 - ) first book, Eliot Jones, Midnight Superhero, received the Coventry Inspiration Book Award in 2008. Since then Smith has illustrated more than thirty children's books. His most well known books include the Claude series about the misadventures of a small, round dog.
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