About The Author

Socorro Acioli

Socorro Acioli started her writing career in 2001 and since then has published books of various genres, such as children's short stories and YA novels.

In 2006, she was selected to take part in a workshop called 'How To Tell A Tale', conducted by the Nobel Prize Winner Gabriel García Márquez. The author was selected by Márquez himself based on the synopsis for THE HEAD OF THE SAINT.

Socorro is also a translator, essayist and literary theory teacher, and you can follow her at or on Twitter: @AcioliSocorro