Vietnam

Quang & Lien – Girl Giant and the Monkey King

‘Girl Giant and the Monkey King’ illustrated by Quang & Lien is a fantastic tale packed with magic, adventure, and middle-school woes.

The story focuses on Thom Ngo, a 12-year-old Vietnamese girl who is in high school in America. She sets out on a journey through Vietnamese folklore and mythology while simultaneously juggling school life and her relationship with her mother.

Containing themes of racism, belonging, identity, and inter-generational differences, this captivating fantasy tale is available from Roaring Brook Press / Macmillan from November.

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Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 Illustrations Comments Off on Quang & Lien – Girl Giant and the Monkey King

Levente Szabo – Red Flags

You can almost hear the thumps of the Chinook rotors in Levente Szabo‘s atmospheric cover illustration for ‘Red Flags’. Also shown here is an alternative colour palette version of the cover.

This fascinating new espionage thriller set during the Vietnam War is seen through the eyes of a wry army cop. Available Feb 2021 from Soho Crime.

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Monika Zec – Cover design

Striking new monochromatic book cover design ‘Play the Red Queen’ by Monika Zec for Soho Press.

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Quang & Lien – Google Doodle

Google commissioned Quang & Lien to illustrate this beautiful Doodle, celebrating award-winning Vietnamese poet Xuân Quỳnh’s 77th Birthday.

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New Signing – Quang and Lien

We’re so very excited to introduce our new artist signing, Phung Nguyen Quang & Huynh Kim Lien.

From their Saigon studio, Quang and Lien work seamlessly as a duo, creating their stunning artwork using a mix of watercolour, acrylic and digital.

Inspired by the folk culture of Vietnam and Asia, these incredibly talented Vietnamese illustrators produce the most beautifully vibrant and poignant scenes.

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Richard Davies – Premiere Classics Magazine

‘Napalm, son. Nothing else in the world smells like that.’ Apocalypse Now movie poster art by Richard Davies for Premiere Classics magazine.

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