Thé Tjong-Khing (b. 1933) is one of Holland’s best known illustrators of children’s books. He received the prestigious Max Velthuijs prize for his oeuvre. In 2005 he won the Woutertje Pieterse Prijs for his book Waar is de taart? (Where is the cake?), a picturebook without text. His books have been translated into many languages.