Chiu Cheng-Tsung has been writing and illustrating books ever since he returned from his studies abroad in Japan as a young man, setting up his own publishing house Red Tomato. Themes such as nature and family feature strongly in his work. He has won numerous awards, including the Golden Tripod Award, the China Times Open Book Award and many others, and his writing and illustrations have been featured twice at the Bologna Book Fair. Published picture books include, The Lonely Fairy, Butterfly, The Insect Clan, Our Forest, Are You Asleep Yet? and Let’s Go Fishing.