Yong-Jiu Grocery Store Vol.2: Hear the Sound of Sprouting


Yong-Jiu Grocery Store was about to close because Grandpa’s sudden illness. Jun-lung quitted his job in the city and backed to continue the business. The renewed Yong-Jiu tried to meet the needs of the community’s present life style. In the store, the farmers were selling the local produce; group meal was offered for elder people who lived alone; the second floor became the playground for kids after school… Jun-lung was hoping there will be more wonderful things happening here.
publisher:Yuan-Liou Publishing Co., Ltd.
author:Ruan Guang-Min
Ruan Guang-Min is well-known for his depicting the life story and human feelings of Taiwan people in humorous touch and sensitivity. Dong-Huachun Barbershop (2009), a story of how a brother and sister came to reconcile after their father’s death, won the First Prize of Government Information Office Comic Awards in 2009 and adapted for TV series in 2012; it is the first original Taiwan comic adapted for TV series in Taiwan. Ruan is also the winner of Golden Comic Awards (2012, 2013, 2015, 2017), Taiwan Comic Dream Park Comic Awards (2014), etc; he was invited to Angoulême and Berlin to exchange with international artists.