Yu Lu Linen (The Magic Canvas)

Yu Lu Linen (The Magic Canvas)

Text by Cao Wenxuan
Illustration by Suzy Lee

Language: Chinese
Hardcover, 42 pages, age 4+
Jieli, June 2020

Rights sold: 
World English, World French, Korean, Spanish (Chile), Portuguese (Brazil). Italian.

English translation available.

Handling territories:
World exclude China.

中文信息,請將頁面往下拉👇
Dad wanted his daughter, Uro, to become a painter. In dad's view, Uro is a genius without doubt. According to dad's wishes, Uro began to draw a self-portrait on canvas material that the famous painter Seo Chang ordered before passing away. However, the next day……  the self-portrait became a mess, with paints running down. Uro drew again and again several times, but the result was the same. Will Uro be able to complete the self-portrait?

    About the Author

    Cao Wenxuan grew up in rural China and is now a professor of Chinese literature and children’s literature. He is the author of several celebrated books for young readers, including the novel Bronze and Sunflower, which received three starred reviews. His fluid, poetic prose depicts honest, sometimes raw, and often melancholy moments of life. He has also received significant recognition for his academic research and teaching in the field of children’s literature, and he was the first Chinese author to win the Hans Christian Andersen Author Award.
    
    Suzy Lee studied painting and book art in Korea and Britain. She graduated with a BFA in Painting from Seoul National University and earned an MA in Book Arts in 2001 from Camberwell College of Arts in London. 
    Her picture books have been published in many countries and are highly acclaimed by critics and loved by readers. She has won Korean Publishing Culture Awards, The New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Books Award, and the Boston Globe–Horn Book Award (Honor). The books she has written and illustrated include Shim Chung; River; Lines; Mirror; Wave; Shadow; and The Zoo. Lee has also illustrated for books, including Dream of Becoming Water; This Beautiful Day; and Open This Little Book. Currently, she is participating in the Vacance Project and running Hintoki Press. 
    She is the winner of 2022 Hans Christian Andersen Award for Illustration.
    * Learn more about her at www.suzyleebooks.com
    

    雨露麻
    
    作者:曹文軒
    繪者:蘇西·李
    
    簡體中文,精裝,42頁,4歲+
    接力出版社,2020年6月
    
    已授權:
    全球英語、韓語、智利西班牙語,巴西葡萄牙語,義大利語。
    
    可授權:
    繁體中文
    《雨露麻》是一部獻給所有堅持夢想並為之努力的孩子們的圖畫書,講述了一個小女孩用自己的一番誠意打動畫布的故事。一位愛畫畫的天才少女雨露,遇見一塊上等的畫布雨露麻,剛開始,畫布認為自己本該屬於著名的畫家,對小女孩的創作不為所動,甚至是進行破壞。最後,不僅畫布被女孩的執著打動,連心疼她的父母也被打動。一面是和外在環境的衝突與和解,一面是對自我的認同與接納,女孩克服了多重困境,完成一幅美麗的自畫像,實現了自我成長。
    • 2016年國際安徒生獎作家獎得主曹文軒、和2022年國際安徒生獎插畫獎得主蘇西•李攜手創作
    • 一位天才少女畫家與一幅油畫布之間的衝突與和解
    • 帶有魔幻色彩的現實主義繪本,助力孩子突破成長瓶頸
    • 強烈的木炭線條和鮮亮配色,打造清新而獨特的藝術之作
    • 在成長的路上,能打敗你的只有你自己,獻給所有堅持夢想並為之努力的孩子們

    關於作者

    曹文軒,中國著名兒童文學作家,2016年國際安徒生獎獲得者。北京大學中文系教授、博士生導師。作品先後榮獲國家圖書獎、「五個一工程獎」優秀作品獎、全國優秀兒童文學獎、中國圖書獎、宋慶齡兒童文學金獎、冰心文學獎大獎等獎項。作品被譯介到英、法、德、日、韓等國家。 
    
    蘇西·李,韓國著名插畫家,2022年國際安徒生獎插畫獎獲得者,出生於韓國首爾,在首爾大學獲得美術學士學位,並在英國坎伯韋爾藝術學院獲得文學碩士學位。她的作呂在世界各地出版並展出,包括《海浪》《黑鳥》《動物園》《鏡子》和《愛麗絲夢遊仙境》等。作呂曾被《紐約時報》評為兒童圄畫書,被《科克斯書評》評為最佳兒童圖書,榮獲插畫協會原創藝術金獎。