Teresa Solana was born in Barcelona, where she has lived most of her life. Before becoming a writer, she was a professional literary translator and for seven years directed «The Translators’ House», an institution dedicated to promoting translation. She published her first book, A not so perfect crime, in 2006. She writes in Catalan and her novels and stories, full of irony and humor, have been translated into several languages and won several awards. She has also written children’s books. Her latest work, The first prehistoric serial killer and other stories, was published in English in 2018 by Bitter Lemon Press. Supported by Institut Ramon Llull.
Events Teresa Solana was involved in
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 7:30 PM
Authors Thomas King, Un-Su Kim, Sora-Kim Russell and Teresa Solana will discuss how they weave such gripping tales in their latest books.
Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Authors from the European Union offer audiences a rare chance to hear acclaimed works recited live in the languages in which they were originally written.
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 3 PM - 5 PM
The Toronto International Festival of Authors has partnered with Toronto’s Union Station once again to bring spirited author readings to Toronto's busiest commuter interchange.
Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 4:00 PM
Sara Blaedel, Marc Pastor, Teresa Solana and Ovidia Yu discuss their latest murder mysteries.
Friday, October 23, 2015 - 8:30 PM
Get to know the authors participating in our focus on Catalan literature.