How I Founded the Explorer Club

The most important adventure of all: the adventure of life.

Pierdò is eight years old with masses of black messy hair and a big dream for his life: to establish an 'explorer's club' and live many incredible adventures. Legendary hikes, funny jokes, and the sweetness of the first crush will accompany Pierdò and his friends in their daily explorations on an incredible journey where they discover the value of true friendship.

  • A book about how life-long personal bonds are made, something we can all relate to, from childhood to our lasting years.

  • A true story told by mother and son.

GENRE Adventure / Humour
FIRST PUBLISHER Mondadori (Italy), 2015


Pierdomenico grew up in an old house with a library containing more than 20,000 volumes. A writer and journalist, his books have sold millions of copies worldwide and have been translated into over 30 languages. Today he is considered one of the greatest Italian children’s authors.