Tina Vallès (Barcelona, 1976). Philologist, writer, translator and editor. She loves reading. Vallès is the author of the compilation of short stories L’aeroplà del Raval (2006), Un altre got d’absenta (2012) i El parèntesi més llarg (2013) – Rodoreda Prize, in 2012, and Maic (2011), which currently is his only novel. She also writes children’s stories (“Short history of the Palau Güell” and “El caganer més divertit del Nadal en 3D“, 2011).