Best known seeing that the author of the favorite Inspector Montalbano group of criminal offense novels, he in addition has worked being a theatrical and tv director. After schooling at Italy’s Accademia Nazionale d’Arte Drammatica, he started directing has by Samuel Beckett and Luigi Pirandello. His many literary honors are the Nino Martoglio International Reserve Award, the RBA International Award for Criminal offense Writing, as well as the Criminal offense Authors’ Association’s International Dagger Award. He was created and elevated in Porto Empedocle, Sicily, Italy. His Inspector Montalbano books had been adapted right into a popular tv series featuring professional Luca Zingaretti.