Nicola Lombardi

An active participant in the Roman Neo-noir literary movement, Nicola Lombardi is well-known in Italy for his stories of horror, mystery, and the supernatural. He has  published the novels I Ragni Zingari (Gypsy Spiders, 2010) Madre Nera (The Black Mother, 2013), and The Tank (2015) as well as six collections of stories since 1989. In addition, he has published novelizations from the films of Dario Argento (Profondo Rosso and Suspiria) and, among other translations from English for the Italian market, F.B. Long's biography of H.P. Lovecraft, Dreamer on the Night Side. Several of his stories have appeared in English, including in the anthologies The Beauty of Death 1 & 2, edited by Alessandro Manzetti. A full bibliography can be found on his website at