Núria Masot was born in Palma de Mallorca in 1949. During her initial years she collaborated with el Diari de Barcelona, Radio Barcelona, Enciclopèdia Catalana and Editorial Bruguera. In the world of theater she founded and directed the company Roba Estesa and, from 1979 to 1986, directed the theater ensemble Cúpula Venus. She presently devotes her time to painting and literature in a village of l´Émpordá. She has published four novels related to the saga of Guillem de Montclar. The Templar´s Shadow (2005), The Snake´s Labyrinth (2005), The Golden Key (2006) and The Gates to Evil (2007). In this second tetralogy she continuous her journey throughout the Crown of Aragón, starting from the Roselló in The Raven´s Sepulcher. The following novel will be set in the Kingdom of Mallorca, the third in the Kingdom of Valencia, and the fourth in Aragonese territory. Her novels have been translated in several countries, such as Germany, Italy, Portugal and Russia.