About the Author
Children's books and art are Marina Gioti's twin passions; passions that have found their perfect expression in her best-selling children'sbooks. Born in Athens, Greece, Marina studied Marketing and Fine Arts at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. followed by CommunicationDesign at Pratt Institute in N.Y. She is the 1999 recipient of the JohnPeter's Publication Award and Scholarship from the N.Y. Art DirectorsClub and has won a Bronze Pentaward for her work in design. Her book,"Twice upon a time - Little Red Riding Hood," was voted as one of the 10 best picture books in her native Greece (2016).
Marina spendsher time between Greece and the UK, writing, illustrating and givingbook presentations to children and parents. She is a regular contributor to popular magazines and websites, and a member of the Greek Section of the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY).
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