Fausto Luciano Panicacci was born in São João da Boa Vista, in the interior of São Paulo. He has lived in Cambridge (England) and completed his doctorate in Legal Sciences at the University of Minho (Portugal), in addition to a degree in Law from the University of São Paulo (USP). His passion for art and literature led him to study Photography, Film History and Art History. He is a prosecutor and writer with published literary works, including The silence of the books, which reached bestseller lists in Spain and Brazil.