Fulvio Ervas. Writer, he wrote his first novel La lotteria in 2001, winner of the Calvino Prize. This is followed by Commesse di Treviso (2006), Succulente (2007), Pinguini arrosto (2008), Buffalo Bill a Venezia (2009), Finché c’è prosecco c’è speranza (2011), L’amore è idrosolubile (2011), Si fa presto a dire Adriatico (2013), all published by Marcos y Marcos. Se ti abbraccio non aver paura has been translated into nine languages, topping the charts of bestselling books and the director Gabriele Salvatores is turning it into a movie. Marcos y Marcos also published Follia docente (2009), Tu non tacere (2015) and Pericolo giallo (2016). His latest novel Nonnitudine (2017) deals with the art of aging and the gaze towards life that begins again.