Mayte Uceda

Mayte Uceda (Asturias, 1967) is a Spanish author who has explored different genres in her writing: YA, contemporary, and historical. She has published four novels to date, to great critical acclaim: Los ángeles de la torre (The Angels of the Tower, 2014) and Un amor para Rebeca (A Love for Rebeca, 2015), which were published digitally; Alicia y el teorema de los monos infinitos (Alicia and the Theory of Infinite Monkeys), published by Planeta in 2016 and translated into Bulgarian, Italian, and German; and El guardián de la marea (The Guardian of the Tide), published by Planeta in 2021. Her fifth novel, El maestro de azúcar (The Sugar Master), was published in 2024. She lives in a village on the Asturian coast.