ManChiu Lin is one of the most respected authors of YA literature in Taiwan. She currently resides in London. Lin is the four-time winner of the Golden Tripod Awards. Her work is diverse and her subject matters vary. She continues to care about Taiwan and international social issues. Global Kids is the proud publisher of Lin’s various works including Letters from Prison, Secrets of the Yellow Dress, and Adventures under the Stars: The Lizard Girl and the Camel Boy. Lin’s award-winning book, The Ventriloquist’s Daughter has been translated into simplified Chinese and English, and is widely loved by readers.
Chiahui Chen is a person born in the summer, who shivers during the winter. She has a daughter who loves to wear short hair, and with whom she enjoys constantly bickering at. She loves to illustrate. When she’s busy drawing, she has stayed home for nearly a month without going out. When she’s free, she just wants to be a couch potato. Chen is happy to be a homebody with or without anything to do. Her wish since the age of 10 has been to draw illustrations. This dream has finally come true.