Where Does Rice Come From? explains in great detail the hard work that goes into making the rice that fills so many bowls around the world each and every day.Young readers will learn about the various tools farmers use, the weather conditions necessary for a successful crop, the names of the parts of the plant, and the many different stages a seed must go through before it actually becomes a grain of rice.
The 5th Picture Book Award Winning Books
- Author：Yu Hongcheng
- Illustrator：Yu Hongcheng
- Publisher：China Children's Press and Publication Group
- Age Range：5 - 12
- Publication Date：04-2016
YuHongcheng was born in Hunan Province in 1989, graduate from The Picture Book Creation Studio of China Central Academy of Fine Arts in 2011, awarded The National Scholarship during her study in university in 2010.Enjoy the tranquility of the countryside, meanwhile, she like the hustle and bustle of the city. After Master graduation in UK, she is devoted to the creation and innovation of Chinese original picture book.
A variety of painting styles are pursued in her illustrations, the main materials used are watercolour, colour ink， Chinese painting colour and nicking tools.Her publications，including LiangShanbo and ZhuYingtai，Where Does Rich Come From，Shi mian mai fu（An Overall Ambush），Alice through looking-glass，etc, have won her many prizes ;for instance, being selected as a Participant of Bologna Illustrators Exhibition, Italy 2016; being awarded the Wen Jin Book Awards,China,2016.