Jimmy Liao


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in Taiwan
November 15, 1958

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Jimmy Liao (pen name: 幾米;autonym: Lao Fu-Bin, 廖福彬) born in Yilan County, Taiwan. in Fine Arts, with a major in Design. He had worked in advertising companies for 12 years. Now he works as an illustrator. Since 1998, Jimmy published several illustrated books with amazing originality and multi-faceted narratives. He had since set a fashion in creating and publishing illustrated books in local and international markets. Utilizing images as a refreshing form of literary language, Jimmy creates in his works poetic frames that emit charms and appeals. He has published seventeenth popular books so far, and they are translated into English, French, German, Greek, Japanese, Korean and so forth. Being the most popular illustrator author in Asia, crea ...more

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A Chance of Sunshine

4.39 avg rating — 651 ratings — published 1999 — 26 editions
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When the Moon Forgot

4.21 avg rating — 354 ratings — published 1999 — 18 editions
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4.51 avg rating — 324 ratings — published 2009 — 13 editions
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4.34 avg rating — 157 ratings — published 2004 — 6 editions
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微笑的魚

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4.33 avg rating — 149 ratings — published 1998 — 9 editions
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Esconderse En Un Rincón Del...

4.37 avg rating — 101 ratings — published 2008 — 5 editions
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เรื่องส่วนตัว : The Private Me

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4.13 avg rating — 72 ratings — published 2004 — 6 editions
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時光電影院: The rainbow of Time

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4.55 avg rating — 67 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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