Passion, dedication, teaching and that pinch of madness that distinguishes the real champions of sport!

The athletes who have entered into sporting history over the years.

  • Training, victories and defeats: an entire world of glories!

  • A series dedicated entirely to sporting champions.


Swimming Champions of Today and Yesterday

Daniele Nicastro

Michael Phelps, Federica Pellegrini, Tania Cagnotto, Klaus Dibiasi, Ian Thorpe, Massimiliano Rosolino. The legends of the swimming world.


Tennis Champions of Today and Yesterday

Daniele Nicastro

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf, John McEnroe, Bjorn Borg, Serena and Venus Williams, Adriano Panatta…


Motoring Champions of Today and Yesterday

Daniele Nicastro

Champions with speed in their blood, prodigies who have never taken their foot off the accelerator, from Niki Lauda to Schumacher to Vettel.


Dance Champions of Today and Yesterday

Sarah Rossi

Angels on their toes, kings and queens of rhythm and entertainment, world famous stars, between talent and gruelling training, from Nureyev to Roberto Bolle.


Olympic Champions of Today and Yesterday

Sarah Rossi

Nadia Comaneci, Usain Bolt, Bebe Vio, Andre Agassi, Carl Lewis. The athletes who chased a dream, lit the torch, never gave up, went beyond their limits.


Football Champions of Today and Yesterday

Mark Menozzi

Baggio’s pigtail, the golden boy, a Roman captain with the number 10 shirt… From Pele to Maradona, from Messi to Ibrahimovic, the history of football in 30 portraits of real myths.


The Greatest Football Teams of Yesterday and Today

Mark Menozzi

Italy in 1982, CR7’s Real Madrid, Ronaldo’s Brazil, Grande Toro and Sacchi’s Milan. The Kiev of the death match against the Nazis, the Manchester of the three Goldenballs… The great teams that made footballing history.


GENRE Biography / Sport
FIRST PUBLISHER Edizioni El (Italy), 2018


Daniele lives in the province of Cuneo, in Piedmont, where he writes everything from novels to cards and messages in bottles. He began telling stories as a boy, whenever he came home late. His debut novel Grande won the Legenda Junior Prize and was shortlisted for the Bancarellino Prize 2018.




Sarah is an editor and children’s book author. She has worked passionately in the children’s literature world for more than a decade, for all the most important publishers around. She lives in the woods surrounded by winds, deer and books.