Andrea Atzori is an Italian writer, editor and translator. He was born in Sardinia (Italy) in 1984. After a university degree in History he graduated with an MA in Publishing from the Oxford Brookes University in 2011. In Oxford he also worked as an assistant editor at David Fickling Books (publisher of His Dark Materials). So far he has been a sailor, a firefighter, a street artist, a travel journalist – and more to come. He has written several novels and his first fantasy trilogy (Iskìda of the Land of Nurak) was chosen by Academy Award winner Anthony LaMolinara (SFX Spider-Man 2) for the shooting of a film teaser. In Italy he writes for Einaudi Ragazzi. He lives in Germany in the Black Forest.