Umberto EcoUmberto Eco is an award-winning Italian writer, philosopher, semiotician and literary critic. In 1980, his novel The Name of the Rose became an internationally acclaimed bestseller, and he has since published numerous novels, children's books and works of non-fiction.
Translated from the Italian by Stephen Sartarelli
Marco Lorenzetti was born in the Italian region of Marche. He has loved drawing since he was a child, and at school his favourite subjects were Art, History and Mythology. In 2010 he attained a "Master Ars in Fabula" in Illustration from Macerata. For "Save the Story" he has also illustrated The Story of Gilgamesh by Yiyun Li. He lives and works in Ancona.