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Jorge Zepeda Patterson

Jorge Zepeda Patterson (Mexico, 1952) is a writer and journalist. He has been the director of several newspapers in Mexico and writes a column for El País newspaper. He currently runs the digital newspaper Sinembargo. His debut novel, Los corruptores was Finalist to the Dashiell Hammet Award, and his second novel Milena o el fémur más bello del mundo won the Planeta Prize in 2014. In 2016 he published Los usurpadores, a political thriller, to great acclaim. His thriller Muerte contrarreloj, was translated into 14 languages and is currently being produced for the screen. El dilema de Penélope is his most recent novel.