Nicola Lecca is a writer. His first book, the short story collection Concerti senza orchestra, appeared in 1999; it was followed one year later by Ritratto Notturno. His oeuvre comprises numerous novels, translated into various languages, one of which is Hotel Borg (2006). His most recent work is I colori dopo il bianco (2009). Lecca also writes for newspapers such as La Stampa and Il Giornale, and lectures on literature.