Roberto Pavanello is an accomplished children's author and teacher. He currently teaches Italian at a local middle school and is an expert in children's theatre. Pavanello has written many children's books, including "Dracula and the School of Vampires", "Look I'm Calling the Shadow Man!" and the "Bat Pack" series, which has been published in Spain, Belgium, Holland, Turkey, Brazil, Argentina, China, and now the United States as 'Echo and the Bat Pack'. He is also the author of the Oscar & Co. series, as well as the Flambus Green books. Pavanello currently lives in Italy with his wife and three children.