(Mexico) Guadalupe Nettel (Mexico City, 1973) is the author of the novels El huésped (shortlisted for the 2005 Herralde Prize) and her later and celebrated books The Body Where I Was Born and Natural Histories. She has also written El matrimonio de los peces rojos (Ribera del Duero International Short Fiction Award). Her work has been translated into more than ten languages. Her books have also obtained many awards, including the Gilberto Owen National Fiction Prize, the Antonin Artaud award and the Anna Seghers Prize. Her latest novel, Después del invierno, won the 2014 Herralde Novel Prize.
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