Sophy Henn

Sophy Henn

Sophy Henn lives and works in Sussex. After studying Fashion at university, she accidentally had a career as an art director in advertising before completing an MA in Illustration.

Now she writes and illustrates children's books in her studio, with a large cup of tea by her side. Where Bear?, her first book, was shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize in 2015. She was also the World Book Day Illustrator in 2015 and 2016.



  • Best known titles

  • Pizazz
  • Older Not Wiser (Bad Nana, Book 1)
  • All the Fun of the Fair (Bad Nana, Book 2)
  • That's Snow Business! (Bad Nana, Book 3)
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