Locus Publishing Company|大塊文化出版股份有限公司   144pages|19×26cm|978-986-213-752-9   CONTACT INFO:   Vinelle Pan Rights Manager|vinelle@locuspublishing.com  Tel:+886-2-8712-3898 ext. 35

Locus Publishing Company|大塊文化出版股份有限公司

144pages|19×26cm|978-986-213-752-9

CONTACT INFO:

Vinelle Pan Rights Manager|vinelle@locuspublishing.com

Tel:+886-2-8712-3898 ext. 35

So Close Yet So Far

Fifteen years after TURN LEFT, TURN RIGHT, Jimmy Liao creates another heart-wrenching tale of love in SO CLOSE YET SO FAR. The story of these lovers is a microcosm of love in modern times.

忽遠忽近

在《向左走・向右走》十五年後,《忽遠忽近》創造了一對更令人牽掛的戀人,他們的故事就是當代人們情感的縮影。


About the Author

Jimmy Liao

Jimmy Liao began creating illustrated books in 1998, expanding the readership of picture books beyond children to general audiences. Since devoting himself to picture books, he has published more than 50 works in all. His books have been translated into 21 languages. He has also created original works for British, American, and Japanese publishers. Many of Jimmy’s works have been turned into musicals, television dramas, and films. A FISH WITH A SMILE won the prize for best short film at the 56th Berlin International Film Festival. Studio Voice magazine named Jimmy as one of Asia’s “most creative 55 people,” and the Discovery Channel picked Jimmy as one of six outstanding Taiwanese in its show Portraits Taiwan. Jimmy’s works have won several Golden Tripods, the Belgian literary prize Le Prix Versele, a top prize from the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport, and been nominated for the Swedish Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

作者簡介

幾米

一九九八年開始出版繪本,把原先童書領域的繪本延伸到普羅讀者群裡,開成人繪本創作之先,至今出版各式作品逾五十種。幾米的作品被翻譯成英、法、荷、西、葡、義、日、希、德、韓、泰、俄、波蘭、愛沙尼亞、瑞典等多種語言,也與英國、美國、日本的出版社合作原創繪本。
幾米多部作品被改編成音樂劇、電視劇及電影,《微笑的魚》改編動畫曾獲柏林影展獎項。幾米曾被Studio Voice雜誌選為「亞洲最有創意的五十五人」之一,亦為Discovery頻道選為「台灣人物誌」六位傑出人物之一。幾米作品得過多座金鼎獎,也獲得比利時維塞勒青少年文學獎、西班牙教育文化體育部主辦的出版獎之藝術類圖書年度首獎、瑞典彼得潘銀星獎,並入圍林格倫紀念獎,這是國際上最大的兒童及青少年文學獎項。