Carlos Fortea

Carlos Fortea was born in Madrid in 1963 and, as well as being a writer, he is a lecturer at the University of Salamanca and a literary translator with more than a hundred titles translated, among which are works by Thomas Bernhard, Günter Grass and Stefan Zweig and also by classic authors such as E.T.A. Hoffman and Eduard von Keiserling.

He is author of Printing under suspicion (Anaya, 2009), The Devil in Madrid (Anaya, 2009) and The Commander of the Shadows (Edebé, 2013), all of them books for young readers.

The Players (Nocturna, 2015) is his first novel for adults.