Francesca Capelli, journalist, writer and translator for kids’ books, was born in Bologna and has lived in Madrid, Milan and Florence, before moving to Buenos Aires. She has a degree in Political Science with Sociology Major, and currently is writing her endless dissertation in Communication and Culture at the University of Buenos Aires. Among her books: "Dove lo butto?"-"Where should I throw it?", "Amo l'acqua"-"I love water", "Mi prendo cura di te" - "I'll take care of you" (Giunti), "Veruska non vuole fare la modella" - "Veruska doesn’t want to be a model" (San Paolo), "Il grande cane nella città fantasma"-"The big dog in the ghost town "(Prìncipi&Princìpi), "L'estate che uno diventa grande" -"The summer one becomes big" (Sinnos, winner of the "Città di Bella" prize, and runner-up to Penne award in 2011), "Il cacciatore di aria"-"The air hunter" (Raffaello).