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Sound of Colors
Author Jimmy Liao
Original title 地下鐵
Translator Sarah L. Thomson (2006)
Country Taiwan
Language Chinese
Genre children's picture book
Published 2001, Locus Publishing
Sound of Colors
Sound of Colors
Traditional Chinese
Simplified Chinese
Literal meaning Underground Railway

Sound of Colors is a 2001 Taiwanese children's picture book written and illustrated by Jimmy Liao. The Chinese title means "subway", and the book follows a blind girl's imaginations as she rides the city's rapid transit. The book was translated to English by Sarah L. Thomson and published in 2006 as The Sound of Colors.



  • Sound of Colors, a 2003 film directed by Joe Ma, starring Miriam Yeung, Tony Leung Chiu-wai, Dong Jie and Chang Chen
  • Sound of Colors, a 2006 TV series directed by Zhang Min, starring Ruby Lin, Wallace Huo, Hao Lei and Huang Meng
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