Martín Farrero, Andreu

Andreu Martín was born in Barcelona in 1949. He studied Psychology. He worked as a comic scriptwriter and collaborated in many magazines. In 1979 he published his first novel, Learn and Call, with which he began a long path in the noir genre. Currently, in addition to continuing to successfully dedicate himself to literature, he works for film and television, especially as a screenwriter. Among the many awards he has obtained, we can mention the Círculo del Crimen awards, Deutsche Krimi Preis International (for the best detective novel published in Germany), La Sonrisa Vertical, Hammet from the International Association of Police Writers, Ateneo de Sevilla... Also in In the field of Young adult literature, Andreu Martín has edited numerous works and won awards, such as the EDEBÉ award for Young Adult Literature with The owners of paradise.