About Us


Patricia Cardello

Patricia is the owner of N & J Publishing and the magic behind The Magical Tales. She is an actress, writer, entrepreneur and fledgling filmmaker.  She is originally from Providence, Rhode Island and now resides with her husband and two children in New York City.


Manuela Soriani

Manuela Soriani is a professional illustrator who lives and works in Italy. She has worked on numerous children's book, puzzle stories, mobile applications, ebook illustrations and animated videos. She is known for her powerful and detailed artwork that falls between the worlds of realism and fantasy.