Mercè Rodoreda

Mercè Rodoreda was born in Barcelona in 1908. She published five novels between 1932 and 1937, then fled into exile at the end of the Spanish Civil War. She did not publish again until 1959. Afterwards, she regularly produced novels and collections of short stories and became a fixture on Catalan bestseller lists. She died in Barcelona in 1983.

Books by Mercè Rodoreda