Paolo Giordano was born in December 19, 1982, in Turin, Italy. He studied physics at the University of Turin and holds a PhD in theoretical particle physics. The Solitude of Prime Numbers, his first novel, has sold over a million copies and was translated into thirty languages.
The Italian language film based on the novel was released in September 2010.
- 2008: The Solitude of Prime Numbers (published in Italian as La solitudine dei numeri primi)
- 2012: The Human Body (published in Italian as Il corpo umano)
- 2014: Like Family (published in Italian as Il nero e l'argento)
- 2008: Strega Prize (The Solitude of Prime Numbers)
- 2008: Premio Campiello for a first novel (The Solitude of Prime Numbers)
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