Awards & Recognition

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2021

Jimmy Liao is shortlisted for the eighth time in the 2021 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

The French edition of The Starry Starry Night

The Starry Starry Night wins the Prix Sorcières 2021 in the Carrément Beau maxi category for outstanding artistic performance.

2020

Jimmy Liao is shortlisted for the seventh time in the 2020 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

The Rainbow of Time

The Rainbow of Time wins Special Mention in the Cinema 2020 Special Category of the Bologna Ragazzi Award.

I Hope that One Day You Will Understand

I Hope that One Day You Will Understand wins Picture Book Award for the children and young adult books category in the 44th Golden Tripod Awards.

2019

Jimmy Liao is shortlisted for the sixth time in the 2019 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

To Read or Not to Read, That Is My Question

To Read or Not to Read, That Is My Question wins Picture Book Award for the children and young adult books category in the 43rd Golden Tripod Awards and first prize in the children and young adult boo

Under the Same Moon

Under the Same Moon wins the 6th Feng Zikai Chinese Children's Picture Book Award.

Sometimes Sometimes

Sometimes Sometimes wins placement in the 41st Elementary and Junior High School Student Recommended Books from the Ministry of Culture.

2018

Jimmy Liao is shortlisted for the fifth time in the 2018 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

Sometimes Sometimes and To Read or Not to Read, That Is My Question

Sometimes Sometimes and To Read or Not to Read, That Is My Question wins the 2018 Eslite Professional Reader Award - Most Anticipated Author of the Year.

2017

Jimmy Liao is shortlisted for the fourth time in the 2017 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

So Close yet So Far

So Close yet So Far wins placement in the B list of the 72nd Goodreads Recommended Young Adult and Children Judge's Choice Literary Booklist.

The Portuguese edition of The Starry Starry Night

The Portuguese edition of The Starry Starry Night wins the Gold Award in the Best Illustrator Award for Foreign Children's Books at the AMADORA International Comics Festival in Portugal.

Under the Same Moon

Under the Same Moon wins the OpenBook Best Children's Book Award and placement in the Goodreads Book List (Picture Book and Young Readers' Book Category).

2016

Jimmy Liao is shortlisted for the third time in the 2016 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

All of My World Is You

All of My World Is You is selected as a quality Taiwanese children's literature book in Tainan Children's Literature Month.

A Garden in My Heart

A Garden in My Heart wins placement in the 38th Elementary and Junior High School Student Recommended Books from the Ministry of Culture.

2015

Jimmy Liao is shortlisted for the 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

The Swedish edition of Secrets in the Woods

The Swedish edition of Secrets in the Woods is shortlisted for IBBY Sweden's Peter Pan Award and Silver Star Award final round.

When the Story Was Young

When the Story Was Young wins placement in the 2014 Goodreads Best Young Adult and Children's Literary Booklist.

Stories Go Round on the Merry Go Round

Stories Go Round on the Merry Go Round wins placement in the 37th Elementary and Junior High School Student Recommended Books from the Ministry of Culture.

2014

Jimmy Liao is shortlisted for the 2014 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

The Swedish edition of The Starry Starry Night

The Swedish edition of The Starry Starry Night is awarded a Silver Star by The International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY).

Filbert the Good Little Fiend

Filbert the Good Little Fiend is selected as a quality Taiwanese children's literature book in 2014 Tainan Children's Literature Month.

2013

Jimmy Liao wins Favorite Author in the 24th Hong Kong Secondary Students' Best Books Election.

Hug

Hug wins placement in the 2013 Good Books of China list and 24th Hong Kong Secondary Students' Best Ten Books Election.

Jimmy Liao, A Collection

Jimmy Liao, A Collection wins the first prize for artistic illustration from Spain’s Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport.

2012

The Sound of Colors

The Sound of Colors French edition wins Le Prix Versele in Belgium.

My Little Perfect World

My Little Perfect World wins the 7th Wenjin Book Award.

Don't Worry, Be Happy

Don't Worry, Be Happy wins placement in the 23rd Hong Kong's Secondary Students' Best Ten Books Election and the 9th Hong Kong Book Prize.

The Rainbow of Time

The Rainbow of Time wins Picture Book Award for the children and young adult books category in the 36th Golden Tripod Awards and placement in the 2012 Bookdao.com book list.

2011

One More Day with You

One More Day with You wins Picture Book Award for the children and young adult books category in the 35th Golden Tripod Awards and placement in the 33rd Annual Elementary and Junior High School Studen

My Little Perfect World

My Little Perfect World wins placement in the 22nd Hong Kong Secondary Students' Best Ten Books Election and placement in the 33rd Annual Elementary and Junior High School Student Recommended Books fr

The Child in the Mirror

The Child in the Mirror win placement in the 33rd Annual Elementary and Junior High School Student Recommended Books from the Government Information Office.

I Can be Anything!

I Can be Anything! is shortlisted in the 60th Goodreads Book List (Picture Books and Young Children Book Category).

2010

My Little Perfect World

My Little Perfect World is selected as the 2010 Book of Yunlin County.

The Starry Starry Night

The Starry Starry Night wins the Best Picture Book Award for the children and young adult books category in the 34th Golden Tripod Awards from the Government Information Office.

2009

How to Own a Corner

How to Own a Corner wins the Best Art Editor and Best Picture Book Award for the children and young adult books category in the 33rd Golden Tripod Awards from the Government Information Office.

The Starry Starry Night

The Starry Starry Night wins the Best Young Adult Book in the 2009 Open Book Award of China Times.

2007

Jimmy Liao is chosen for Discovery Channel's Portraits Taiwan II TV show.

2003

Pourquoi

Pourquoi is selected as one of the 2003 Golden Tripod Awards Recommended Books.

Studio Voice magazine votes Jimmy Liao as one of the 55 most creative people in Asia.

2002

The Sound of Colors

The Sound of Colors is selected as one of the 2002 Golden Tripod Awards Recommended Books.

2000

Singing in the Forest

Singing in the Forest wins the Best Children's Book of the Year from Min Sheng Daily’s Goodreads.

1999

Turn Left, Turn Right

Turn Left, Turn Right wins Top 10 Most Influential Book from Kingstone Books.

The Moon Forgets

The Moon Forgets wins the Best Children's Book from United Daily News and the Best Children's Book of the Year from Min Sheng Daily’s Goodreads.

1998

Secrets in the Woods

Secrets in the Woods wins the Best Children's Book in China Times's Open Book Award and the Best Children's Book of the Year from Min Sheng Daily’s Goodreads.

A Fish that Smiled at Me

A Fish that Smiled at Me wins the Best Children's Book from United Daily News.

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