Marta Orriols

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Marta Orriols is a Spanish writer living in Barcelona. She graduated in Art History, and later studied Screewriting at the Bande à Part Film School in Barcelona and Creative Writing at the Escuela de Escritura del Ateneu Barcelonés. She currently writes in several cultural publications like como and Núvol.



Marta Orriols’ second novel, Learning How to Talk to Plants (Aprender a hablar con las plantas), won the Premio Òmnium Cultural a la Mejor Novela. Marta Orriol’s work has appeared in the lists of bestsellers, having been acclaimed by the critics and the public. Orriols wrote this novel after losing her spouse in an airplane accident. Its characters are full of truth and humanity.