Laura Gallego Garcia

Young Adult Author

Birthday October 11, 1977

Birth Sign Libra

Birthplace Spain

Age 46 years old

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Spanish young adult author most well known for her novels La Leyenda del Rey Errante (The Legend of the Wandering Kind) and The Idhún's Memories.

Before Fame

Her first novel, Finis Mundi, was published in 1999 and won the prestigious Barco de Vapor Award.


She had seven novels published in the year 2004 alone.

Family Life

As of 2014, she was in a committed relationship and living with her boyfriend in Alboraya.

Associated With

Jane Yolen is another young adult author whose books incorporate similar themes.