Keri Smith is a bestselling author,
illustrator, and thinker. Her books demonstrate a ''learn by doing
approach'', and are being used in school curriculums all over the
world as a way of fostering non-traditional methods of exploration.
She also teaches and conducts workshops based on her
non-traditional techniques across North America. Her books include:
Wreck This Journal, How to Be an Explorer of the World, This is
Not a Book, Mess - A Manual of Accidents and Mistakes, Finish This
Book, and Pocket Scavenger. She enjoys spending time
with her husband, experimental musician Jefferson Pitcher, and two
children Tilden and Ida.