The Oriental Giant Boat

The Oriental Giant Boat

Text by LIU Bingyuan
Illustration by JIAO Yang

Chinese, 48pp
Citic, September 2018

All rights available.

Handling territories:
world exclude China.

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This is a picture book about the Silk Road on the Sea. The big boat started from Quanzhou Harbor and experienced heavy storms and waves, saw the sunrise, sunset and stars at the end of the sea and sky, brought Chinese culture and specialties to all parts of the world, and also brought back many novel species… The pictures are exquisite and magnificent, showing the magnificence of the sea exploration of the ancient Eastern countries, and also reflecting the spirit of unity of all aspirations.


About the text author
LIU Bingyuan, senior editor and deputy editor of children’s books, has studied in the Department of History of Renmin University of China and the Institute of Psychology of Chinese Academy of Sciences successively. He has deeply studied the writing of children’s books, and has won many awards for planning and publishing children’s books.

About the illustrator
JIAO Yang graduated from the Academy of Chinese Painting of the Central Academy of Fine Arts with a master’s degree and a doctor’s degree from the Academy of Chinese Art. He is a member of China Artists Association and a director of China Fine Brushwork Society. Her lines seem simple, but they can evoke people’s visual and emotional resonance.


東方大航海

作者:焦洋 & 劉冰遠

簡體中文,48頁
中信出版社,2018年9月

可授權:繁體中文
海上絲綢之路是什麼樣子?在16世紀西方大航海之前,中國人大航海、下西洋又是怎樣的面貌? 

這是一本有關海上絲綢之路的繪本。大船從泉州港出海遠航,經歷風浪洗禮,見到海天盡頭的日出日落和星辰,把中國的文化和特產帶到世界各地,也帶回許多新奇的物種……畫面精美宏大,展現了東方古國海上探險的壯美,也體現了眾志成城的團結精神。

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關於作者
劉冰遠,資深童書編輯,副編審,曾先後求學于中國人民大學歷史系和中科院心理所,對童書創作和閱讀有深入研究,策劃出版的童書多次獲獎。

關於插畫家
焦洋,碩士畢業於中央美術學院中國畫學院,博士畢業於中國藝術研究院。中國美術家協會會員,中國工筆劃學會理事。她筆下的線條看似簡單,卻飽含情感,構思精巧,韻味無窮,能夠引發人們視覺和情感的共鳴。劉冰遠,資深童書出版人,副編審,曾先後求學於中國人民大學歷史系和中科院心理所,對童書創作和閱讀有深入研究,策劃出版的童書多次獲獎。