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THE LOST FLOWER OF THE SHAMAN OF K

AN EPIC JOURNEY FROM THE ANDES TO THE AMAZON

Davide Morosinotto

SHE TOOK HIM INTO THE WORLD AND HE KEPT HER SAFE IN IT

 

Peru, 1986. In a Lima hospital, two children find an old diary and are fascinated by the drawing of a mysterious flower.
An unexpected friendship and a journey of a thousand dangers are just about to begin!

* The discovery of life through the eyes of two twelve-year-olds who face a savage world hand in hand

* An original and fresh style that makes the readers the protagonists through voices, colours and sounds.

FIRST PUBLISHER: MONDADORI (ITALY), 2019

RIGHTS SOLD IN: GERMANY (THIENEMANN), NETHERLANDS AND BELGIUM (BAECKENS BOOKS), FRANCE (L’ECOLE DES LOISIRS)

 

Davide Morosinotto

Davide is not only a sci-fi and children’s author, but also a journalist and videogame translator. In 2017, he won the Italian Andersen Award with The Pocket Watch Gang, the adventure he dreams of having lived as a child. Then, in 2018, he was a finalist at Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis in Germany. In 2019, he won the Prix des Bouquineurs en Seine in France and the Vlag and Wimpel in the Netherlands. Again in 2018 Red Stars, another of his successful books, won In Other WordsBooktrust’s Book in Translation Award in London and in 2020 The You, one of his latest success was shortlisted for The Strega Children’s Prize.