The Taste of Cherry Tomatoes
★ Good Books Everyone Can Read Award
The beautiful red tomato is even more delicious and precious because of the story of a prodigal son’s return, and is witness to the power of the land.
About the Author
Ching-Yen Liu is dedicated to discovering interesting stories of people from his motherland. He has been telling stories to children for more than three decades, and has translated and written hundreds of books. Having worked as a prolific translator, critic, reviewer, and as a children’s book author, Liu has won numerous prizes, including the Good Books for Everyone Award, the China Times Open Book Best Book Prize, the Feng Zikai Chinese Children's Picture Book Award, and three Golden Bell Awards.
About the Illustrator
Yi-Chen Chung graduated with an art degree from Shih Chien University and resides in the rural countryside of Hualien, Taiwan. She is dedicated to creating picture books and teaching, and has recently attempted creative arts. Her works have been recognized by the Good Books for Everyone Award, the Formosa Children’s Books Illustration Award, and the Little Green Sprout Award.