Vanna Vinci was born in Cagliari in 1964. Since she began her career as comic artist in 1990 her works have been published by Dargaud, Kappa Edizioni and Kodansha. Her books are published in Italy, France and Spain. Besides graphic novels, comics and comic strips, Vanna creates also illustrations for children books. She was awarded the Yellow Kid as best comic artist in 1999, the Gran Guinigi in 2005 and the Romics prize as best European artist for her book L’età selvaggia in 2001. She lives and works in Bologna.
The Philosophy Kid (La bambina filosofica), the most acerbic and rebellious character she’s created, will be published by Rizzoli Lizard.