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AGO. A CAPTAIN’S STORY

Giulia Franchi and Massimiliano di Lauro

“Everyone wanted to play striker, but not him. Ago wanted to play midfield and pass the ball.”

Ago is Agostino Di Bartolomei, the illustrious captain of the A.S. Roma team that became Italian Champion for the second time. A footballer with an excellent long kick, generous on the field and off.

First Publisher: Biancoenero (Italy), 2018

Pages: 48

ANDREA TULLIO CANOBBIO

Andrea is a linguist studying the 20th century Italian literary avant-garde. He graduated in modern letters from Genova University, completed a PhD at Ferrara University and has published articles in academic journals. From 2005 to 2007, he edited the «Maltese Narrazioni» literary magazine in which he also published several short stories. After this, he taught Italian language, literature and civilisation at Monastir University in Tunisia. More recently, he has started writing children’s books.