Nadia Terranova was born in Messina and lives in Rome. Her latest books are Gli anni al contrario (2015), Farewell, Ghosts (2018 finalist for the Premio Strega) and Come una storia d’amore. She is also the author of various books for children and has been translated around the world. She is a writer for a number of Italian publications, including Repubblica and Il Foglio. She has a passion for reading tarot cards and communicating with the invisible dimension.