Guan Renshan is a novelist and Member, National Committee of China Writers Association and President of Hebei Provincial Writers Association. He is also Vice-President of Painting Academy of China Writers Association. His publications include novels, reportages of literature, essays, novellas and short stories. He has also scripted films and TV series. He has won the 5th Lu Xun Literature Prize, 11th National Best Works Award, 14th China Book Award, 9th Zhuang Zhongwen Literature Award and so on. Some of his works have been translated into English, French, Korean and Japanese, and also adapted to film, TV series, play and living theatre.