Manlio Castagna

A screenwriter, director, writer and film critic, Manlio Castagna has also been involved in the artistic direction of the Giffoni Film Festival for more than 20 years. He made his debut in children’s fiction in 2018 with the bestselling Petrademone trilogy (Mondadori), translated into various languages. Since then, he has explored many different genres: from historical fantasy with La notte delle malombre (The Night of the Malombre) and Draconis Chronicon, to horror with Goodwill and Le Belve (The Beasts) and social noir with Barriera. La reincarnazione delle sorelle Klun (The Reincarnation of the Klun Sisters), Oscar Mondadori Vault, is his first book for adults.

Manlio Castagna's Books