Travel back in time in this spell-binding biography based on Leonardo da Vinci's notebooks and told by his ten year old apprentice Giacomo, who is taught all kinds of lessons by his wise and visionary master.
Guido Visconti taught in Italy for some years, after taking a degree in literature and philosophy. Interested in oriental philosophies, he went to India in 1985, and has been living there ever since, directing a village school with his wife. Bimba Landmann is the acclaimed illustrator of A Boy Named Giotto and other award-winning children's books. She is married to the art critic Paolo Guarnieri, and lives in Milan.