Pierdomenico Baccalario

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Pierdomenico Baccalario (born 6 March 1974)[1] is an Italian author of children's and young adult fiction, best known for his Ulysses Moore series that sold more than 3 million copies worldwide.

Biography[edit]

Pierdomenico Baccalario was born in Acqui Terme, Italy, in 1974.[2] He studied law in university, but he continued to write, a passion that he had had since high school, and published his first book, ′′La strada del guerriero′′ in 1999. The book was popular in Italy but unfortunately was never translated into English.

Bibliography[edit]

Novels[edit]

Stand-alone novels[edit]

La Clessidra[edit]

Published by De Agostini.

Ulysses Moore[edit]

Published by Piemme. English translation published by Scholastic.

  • 2004: The Door to Time
  • 2005: The Long-Lost Map
  • 2005: The House of Mirrors
  • 2006: The Isle of Masks
  • 2006: The Stone Guardians
  • 2007: The First Key
  • 2008: The Hidden City
  • 2009: The Lord of the Ray
  • 2009: The Shadow Labyrinth
  • 2010: The Ice Land
  • 2010: The Ash Garden
  • 2011: The Imaginary Travelers
  • 2013: The Boat of Time

The Journey to the Dark Harbours The Pirates of the Imaginary Sea The Island of Rebels' The Battle of Time The Great Summer

Candy Circle[edit]

Collaboration with Alessandro Gatti; published by Arnoldo Mondadori Editore.[3]

Century[edit]

Published by Piemme. English translation published by Random House.

  • 2006: Ring of Fire (it. L'anello di fuoco)
  • 2007: Star of Stone (it. La stella di pietra)
  • 2007: City of Wind (it. La città del vento)
  • 2008: Dragon of Seas (it. La prima sorgente)

Will Moogley Agenzia Fantasmi[edit]

Published by Piemme.

I gialli di vicolo Voltaire[edit]

Collaboration with Alessandro Gatti; published by Piemme.

Cyboria[edit]

Published by De Agostini.

La Bottega Battibaleno[edit]

Published by Piemme.

I Classicini[edit]

Rewrites of classical novels, published by Edizioni EL.

Anthologies[edit]

Non-fiction[edit]

  • Passaggio a Nord-Est, La vita avventurosa di Giacomo Bove (with Andrea Canobbio)
  • Focus, Le più incredibili curiosità sugli animali (Mondadori)
  • Focus, Invenzioni e scienziati pazzi (Mondadori)
  • Focus, Mostri e creature orripilanti (Mondadori)
  • Focus, Tesori perduti (Mondadori)
  • Focus, Le più incredibili curiosità della natura selvaggia (Mondadori)
  • Focus Junior. Tutti i più incredibili misteri dell'universo (Mondadori)

Screenplays[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Gatti, Alessandro (2011). Lo strano caso del ritratto fiammingo (in Italian). Piemme. ISBN 9788858505649.
  2. ^ Bardola, Nicola (12 November 2009). "Pierdomenico Baccalario – Century". Focus.
  3. ^ Pronti... partenza... crash!, Luca Azzolini, Fantasy Magazine, 21 September 2009