Rights sold: simplified Chinese, Thai , Korean
Doggy, Kitty, and Piggy decide to go swimming in a mountain pool but forget to bring their floats. Worried that the water will be too deep, they ask the other animals if they can touch the bottom. When all say yes, the three friends jump in but, to their horror, the bottom is out of reach! What will happen next?
Size: 20 x 28 cm
Liu Hsu-Kung (劉旭恭) was born in Taipei in 1973. A graduate of the Civil Engineering Department at National TaiwanUniversity. He started to work in picture book illustration after taking part in the "Lucy Chen Handmade Picture BookClassroom”. He is the author and illustrator of 18 children books so far. He received an honorary mention for Hsin Yi Children’s Literature Prize in 2002 for I Really Want to Eat a Durian, winning the prize in 2006 with his book Excuse Me, Will My Feet Touch the Bottom?. His book Whose Stop Is This? (for kids 0-3 years old) won the Chen Bochui International Prize for Children’s Literature in 2014 and was subsequently selected for the 2015 and 2017 Bologna Illustrators Exhibition. His works have been selected for exhibition at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair. English, Thai, Japanese, French, Swedish,Korean, and Estonian rights have been sold for some of his works.