Lucia Etxebarría
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Lucia Etxebarría

Lucia Etxebarría was born in 1966 in Valencia. Her first success was La Historia de Kurt y Courtney: Aguanta Esto, which took on the topic of Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love. After this she moved onto her first novel Amor, curiosidad, prozac y dudas, which went down quite well and was supported by award-winning legend Ana Maria Matute. She won a Nadal prize for her second novel, called Beatriz y los Cuerpos Celestes. She has put her hand to many talents, including script-writing, a collection of feminist essays and poetry. She has won prizes for other novels, such as De todo lo visible y lo invisible, published in 2001, which won her the Primavera Prize, as well as Un milagro en equilibrio, which won her the 53rd Planeta Prize in 2004.

Some of her best works include:

  • La historia de Kurt y Courtney: aguanta esto (1996)
  • Amor, curiosidad, prozac y dudas (1997)
  • Beatriz y los cuerpos celestes (1998)
  • Nosotras que no somos como las demas (1999)
  • La futura Eva, La letra futura (2000)
  • De todo lo visible y lo invisible (2001)
  • Estación de Infierno (2001)