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Meilo So

Meilo So has illustrated numerous award-winning picture books. Her work is consistently praised for its spontaneity and ability to capture the essence of a person, animal, place, or object with very few brush strokes. Animals and birds feature prominently in many of her books, and they appear wherever they can in Water Rolls, Water Rises . A native of Hong Kong, So now lives in the Shetland Isles, Scotland, with her husband and their daughter. Visit her website,