Mi-kyoung Song is a rising star in the Korean children's literary word. Her debut work, A School Where Children do Not Want to go to School was awarded the Woongjin Junior Literary Award in 2008. Her next work, Some Kid Lived Here and other stories won the 54th Korea Book Awards for Children's Fiction in 2013. A Child Who is Chewing Pebbles won the award of Changwon Literature Award. She has also published Canned Food Academy, A Girl Who is Sewing and the Report of Operation for Madman. She is also an illustrator, and had her first exhibition in Seoul, in August 2016.