On an Island On the Sea 天涯一海島
‘Strange that once all dreams seem smothered, to find a road that meets another.’
‘On an Island On the Sea’ is James Hugh Gough’s second book. It is a beautifully illustrated poem that celebrates the wonders of life and friendship. It lauds the beauty of our journey on Earth and reminds us that there is magic and possibility around every corner.
《天涯一海島》是James Hugh Gough的第二本創作。透過搭配精彩插畫的優美詩句，來讚揚生命與友誼的奇蹟。這本書歌頌了人生旅途的美麗光景，提醒了我們魔法與奇蹟無所不在。
James Hugh Gough is a Canadian writer-illustrator based in Taipei, Taiwan. His second book, “On an Island On the Sea” follows an elderly man as he searches for the pals of his youth. It is a beautifully illustrated poem that celebrates the wonders of life and friendship. It lauds the beauty of our journey on Earth, reminding us that there is magic and possibility around every corner.
James Hugh Gough has worked as a manager, teacher as well as writer and art director during his sixteen years in Taiwan. Prior to that, he worked as an assistant art director on television shows including, “Peter Benchley’s, Amazon” in Toronto, Canada. His first book, “The Great Skate,” was released last year. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature from the University of Guelph.
James Hugh Gough是一位加拿大作家 - 插畫家，現居台灣台北。《天涯一海島》是James Hugh Gough的第二本創作。透過搭配精彩插畫的優美詩句，來讚揚生命與友誼的奇蹟。這本書歌頌了人生旅途的美麗光景，提醒了我們魔法與奇蹟無所不在。
James Hugh Gough在台灣的十六年間，曾擔任學校的經理，教師，作家和藝術總監。在此之前，他在加拿大多倫多的電視節目上擔任藝術總監助理。他的第一本繪本創作「溜冰大冒險」於去年發行。他畢業於加拿大貴湖大學 (University of Guelph)主修英國文學系。