About

J H B Smith is a writer of fantasy and sci-fi fiction novels for any ages willing to read them.

Between working as a software developer and occasionally designing videogames, he has written more books than he strictly should have and is always working on more.

His children’s fantasy Scaled was a Runner Up for the Bloomsbury/National Literacy Trust New Children’s Author Prize 2015.

His YA fantasy Frostsliver was Shortlisted for the Times/Chicken House Children’s Fiction Competition 2016 and will be published by Chicken House in 2018.

He is represented by The Blair Partnership literary agency.