Edwin Winkels (Holland, 1962) got a degree in journalism in Holland, where he worked in the historic newspapers NRC Handelsblad and Het Vrije Volk, before moving to Spain in 1988. He has worked as a correspondent of various Dutch media, among them the newspaper AD and the radio and public television NOS, and for twenty one years (till 2012) he was a columnist at El Periódico de Catalunya, working in the sports, investigation, general information and chronicler of the city of Barcelona sections. He has published five non-fiction books in Spanish, Catalan and Dutch. In 2013 he debuted with his first novel in Dutch, Welkom Thuis (Welcome Home). In October of 2014 his second novel appeared: it was called Haar laaste vlucht (Her Last Flight).