Born in Mexico City in 1990, Andrea Chapela studied Chemistry in the UNAM. Her first novel, La heredera (first part of the tetralogy Vâudïz) was published by Ediciones Urano in 2008. El creador and La cuentista followed in 2009 and 2012. The last installment, El cuento, will be published in fall 2015. She is currently an MFA in Spanish Creative Writing candidate at the University of Iowa.