Nuria Labari was born in Santander and is a writer and journalist. She has degrees in Political Science from the University of the Basque Country and International Relations from the Instituto Ortega y Gasset. Her short-story collection Los borrachos de mi vida (“The Drunkards in My Life”) won the seventh Premio Narrativa de Caja de Madrid and was published by Lengua de Trapo in 2009. In 2016 she published her first novel, Cosas que brillan cuando están rotas (“Things That Shine When Broken”). World’s Best Mother is her latest work.
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