- Il tavolino magico
- Marameo, Gordola
- Translation rights
- Francesca Martella, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Publication date
- December 2019
Roberto Piumini, born in 1947 in Edolo, Lombardy, is one of Italy’s best-loved children’s authors. He has written over 80 books, poems and stories for children, as well as TV and radio programmes and plays. Many of his stories have appeared in translation, and he, too, is a translator, with classics including Shakespeare’s sonnets to his name. Roberto lives in Milan.
Born in Lille in 1978, Antoine Déprez studied illustration in Lyon. In addition to creating picture books for various Italian and French publishers, he is a freelance illustrator whose work appears in the press, advertising and animated films. He has lived in the Swiss canton of Ticino since 2002. Il tavolino magico (The Little Magic Table) is one of the first children’s books to appear at Marameo Edizioni, the new publishing house based in Ticino.