María Dueñas


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in Puerto Llano, Ciudad Real, Spain
January 01, 1964

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María Dueñas Vinuesa was born on 1964 in Puertollano, Spain. She has seven siblings. She is a professor of English Language and Literature at the University of Murcia, and is also an academic author and has worked at different universities in North America. She came into the spotlight in 2009, achieving great success in Spain thanks to her first novel, El tiempo entre costuras, published in English language as The Time in Between and The Seamstress, a historical espionage novel, which sold more than a million copies. It has already been translated into more than 25 different languages.

María Dueñas is marrried with Manuel Ballesteros, also a professor, and they have two children, the family lives in Cartagena.

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The Time in Between

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Las hijas del capitán

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La templanza

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The Heart Has Its Reasons

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El libro de los test

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“My fear didn't want to be left behind, so it came with me.”
María Dueñas, The Time in Between

“Y descubrí también, con la más inmensa desazón, que en cualquier momento y sin causa aparente, todo aquello que creemos estable puede desajustarse, desviarse, torcer su rumbo y empezar a cambiar.”
María Dueñas, El tiempo entre costuras

“Normality wasn't in the days I'd left behind me: it was only to be found in whatever fortune placed in my path each morning.”
Maria Duenas



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