Roberto Ricci


Roberto Ricci is a fiction writer of novels, short stories and screenplays.

He has been amongst other things a financial journalist, an officer in the Italian Army and a Senior Executive in a children's entertainment company. He has attended NYU and the European Business School and has lived in Tokyo, New York, Rome, Milan, Paris and London.

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The Red Harlequin - Book 3 Rise Of The Harlequin
Series: The Red Harlequin, Book 3. Pre-release—available October 31, 2014. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,460. Language: English. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
"Love can't be found by those who seek it but it comes to those who give it.” In Book Three, violence sweeps the Territories as the Black Nation continues to bite at Asheva’s heels, along with Cestia, the fallen Red Princess. Cestia has to rise above her own personal tragedy to uncover the truth about the Chromes. Asheva, in the mean time, is caught between revenge and the desire for love..
The Red Harlequin Bundle Edition (Books 1-2)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,500. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
For a limited time only, on occasion of the October launch of Book 3 of The Red Harlequin Series, a special set with the first 2 Books! Over 100,000 reads on wattpad Sold and translated in several markets The fantasy series that's taking the throne away from vampires and wizards! In an ancient world divided by colors, where everyone wears masks, mysterious creatures called Harlequins exist...
The Red Harlequin - Book 2 Kingdom Of Deceit
Series: The Red Harlequin, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,170. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
“Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path -- and leave a trail.” In Kingdom of Deceit, Asheva has barely escaped Ayas with his life. Now he must learn to survive on his own and put aside his age-old Black Nation hatred for the Red Chromes. But turmoil is building, both inside and outside the Red city of Samaris, where a violent attack takes the Reds by surprise.
2016 - Stories From The Near Future
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the year 2016, ...Anamast, a Search Engine Co., will sponsor an innovative virtual school program for children of all ages. But alas, innovation does not come without minor collateral damages. ...All social networks will merge into one and become known as Society. Society will turn from inclusive to exclusive. …Sweet Dreams Inc. will be the market leader for migrating humans into their servers
The Red Harlequin - Book 1 Of Masks And Chromes
Series: The Red Harlequin, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
"Before you can break out of prison, you must first realize you're locked up." In an ancient world divided by colors, where everyone wears masks and mysterious creatures called the Harlequins exist, a clever teen of the Black Chromes named Asheva loses everything he’s ever known and embarks on a treacherous and exciting journey, where he will discover that beneath the masks, nothing is what it s
Game Theory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,970. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
John Di Garda, an American residing in London, has just lost his investment banking job. Reading through the paper, he is intrigued by a curious ad about a real life, alternate reality game. As he soon discovers, the game he will play is one between life and death. Game Theory. Let the game begin.
The Return
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Daniel is an American expat living in Italy. After a business deal gone sour, he loses himself in the Italian Summer where he will confront his past and find the way to make amends with his present. The Return takes the reader on an emotional road trip from Milan to Florence to Spoleto through the critical and passionate eye of its author.

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