Simona Mulazzani after studying art, worked in a graphic studio where she collaborated to make advertising spots and show tunes. Since 1994 she
has illustrated more than a hundred children’s books for many Italian publishers, such as Mondadori, Salani, Einaudi, Rizzoli, Topipittori, and from all over the world, like Bayard, Sterling Publishing, Chronicle books, Penguin Random House. She was awarded many prizes, including the Silver Medal, Society of Illustration of New York, 2005 and Premio Andersen
as Best Illustrator in 2016.