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Maribel Romero Soler

Maribel Romero Soler (Elche, 1966) has a Degree in Law. Nevertheless, she has always worked writing and reading. She belongs to ”Leo group”, a group that works on pedagogic renewal and encourages reading among young people. She teaches courses of creative writing and is also a jury member of many literary contests. She collaborates in radio and newspapers, and she has already published ten books, six of them for children and young-adults. She has obtained several awards and recognitions. She was finalist of the Azorín Novel award in 2010, finalist of Volkswagen- What to Read Award in 2011; Award winner of Short Stories "Letras oscuras" in 2011; Award-winner Short Novel "Lopez-Torrijos" in 2012. With this work “El útlimo truco de mágia” (The last magic trick) she came finalist of 2014 Edebé Young-Adult Literature Award.