Francesca Sanna is an Italian picture book illustrator and author whose main interest lies in visual storytelling and narrative illustration. Her first book The Journey won, among others, the 2017 Kate Greenaway Amnesty Honour (UK), the Klaus Flugge Prize (UK) and has been translated into over 20 languages. Her most recent publications include Me and My Fear and My Friend Earth. She is currently based in Zurich where she works, constantly missing the small Mediterranean island she comes from, the sea, and her cat.
Photo credit (headshot): Myriam Lang.