Reyes Monforte is a writer and journalist. She has spent much of her professional career working in radio, where she has directed and presented several programs on different channels for the last 15 years. She has also worked on different television programs, both on screen and as a scriptwriter. She is currently a columnist for the newspaper La Razón. Her first book, Un burka por amor was one of the bestselling books of 2007, went through 42 editions and was brought to the screen in a mini-series watched by four million viewers. Both these books and her later publications Amor cruel and La rosa escondida, were translated into several different languages, consolidating Reyes Monforte’s standing as one of the most important authors writing today.