Fabio Santomauro lives in Rome and works as an illustrator for both younger and older children. He has published several picture books in Italy and abroad, particularly in the UK and United States.
Some of his most important works are the illustrations for the Pediatrics department at Gemelli Hospital in Rome.
"The Whispering Town", translated in Italian as "La città che sussurrò" by Giuntina Publishing, has received rave reviews, including a review on the "New York Times". This book has won the prestigious Andersen prize as "best book 6/9 years" of 2015 in Italy and the "Honor Jane Addams Children's Book Award" in US.View Full Bio