Arlene Hsing graduated from National Cheng Kung University with a major in Chinese Language and Literature, and a received a Master’s degree from its Institute of Art Studies. Hsing received a PhD in Children’s Literature from Newcastle University in Great Britain. During her studies, she never gave up on her literary creativity, and published many works, leading to her receipt of numerous awards including the Golden Tripod Awards, and the Good Books for Everyone Award Best Children’s Books of the Year. Her publications abound, including 125, We are Family!, My Dear, Hope Violin, Wabi and Sabi, A Picture Book of Rhymes with Baby and Little Animals, Important Conversations with Children Using Picture Books.
Wan-Jing Yang lives in the central part of Taiwan. She likes the nature, cats and anything that’s simple, beautiful, and people with a sense of humor. She is an animal-lover, and hence has created many illustrations with animals as main characters. She hopes to continue drawing and to bring joy and hope into the lives of children and grownups alike!
Yang is the recipient of numerous awards including the Good Books for Everyone Award Best Children’s Books of the Year, and the China Times Open Book Award. She is the illustrator of many books including 125, We are Family!, My Dear, A Picture Book of Rhymes with Baby and Little Animals, Fox’s Wallet, The Magical Broom is for Rent, Cat Whisker Candy, The Acorn and the Wildcat, and Grandma Fox’s Magic Cookies.