Bao, Beijing 1961, is a Chinese author of children’s literature. She graduated from Beijing Normal University in 1995 with a master degree in Modern Literature. Her works cover various areas such as fairy tales, picture books, children’s poems, nursery rhymes, prose, and she is a leading writer in Chinese picture books. She’s a member of China Writers Association and an experienced editor. She was the editor-in-chief of Marriage and Family, sponsored by All-China Women’s Federation and picture magazine Super Baby. Since 1990, she has published over 200 titles of children’s books and picture books and been awarded with National Outstanding Children’s Literature, National Outstanding YA Books, Bingxin Literature Prize, Bingxin Book Prize, Chinese Outstanding Publications, The Most Beautiful Book Across the Taiwan Strait, The Most Beautiful Book of Children’s Book Laureate in 2004, Outstanding Publications of the Year and has been recommended in the 100 Outstanding YA Books by the State Administration of Publication of the PRC and the National Original Publication Project.