Yu Li Qiong was born in China's Anhui Province in 1980. A member of the Chinese Institute of Prose, she has published more than a hundred thousand words of writing in prose and novels since 1996. She lives in Nanjing. Born in Shanghai in 1948, Zhu Cheng Liang is Deputy Chief Editor at the Jiangsu Fine Arts Publishing House. His previous works include the comic strip Catching the Thief (1983), based on Erich Kastner's Emil and the Detectives, and Flashing Rabbit-shaped Lamp (1984), which won an Honourable Mention by UNESCO's Noma Concours for Children's Picture Book Illustration. He lives in Nanjing.
A memorable portrait of China's most important holiday of the hardship facing migrant workers and their families, with accessible text and beautiful gouache illustrations rich in cultural detail. * Amnesty International blog *