Barcelona is a city in Spain.
Catalan (autonym: català) is a Western Romance language derived from Vulgar Latin and named after the medieval Principality of Catalonia, in northeastern modern Spain.
Charles Perrault (12 January 1628 – 16 May 1703) was a French author and member of the Académie Française.
Erik L'Homme, born 22 December 1967 in Grenoble, is a French writer of youth novels.
Jane Ray (born 11 June 1960) is an English illustrator of more than 70 children's books including many as author (including 'Can You Catch a Mermaid?', pub. Orchard Books, 'Ahmed and the Feather Girl' pub. Frances Lincoln and 'The Elephants Garden', pub. Boxer Books).
Melvin Burgess (born 25 April 1954) is a British writer of children's fiction.
Pierre Bottero (1964–2009) was a French writer.