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Gabi Martínez

Gabi Martínez (Barcelona, 1971) has published eleven fiction and non-fiction books. He is particularly well-known for his outstanding travel writing and literary journalism, and his novels have been selected as books of the year by Spanish literary magazine Qué Leer and the newspaper La Vanguardia. Martínez was included in Palgrave/Macmillan’s list of the top five writers of Spanish Vanguardism in the last 20 years. His book In the Land of Giants: Hunting Monsters in the Hindu Kush, was translated to Portuguese, French and English and praised by Javier Marías.