Born in Madrid on 25 September 1955.
Doctor in sociology from the Complutense University of Madrid, she is currently professor of sociology at the Carlos III University of Madrid, and director of the Department of Social Analysis.
She has lived in Madrid, except for one year (1990-1991) in Iowa, USA, where she attended the “International Writing Program” organized by the University of Iowa.
She has written numerous academic texts in the field of sociology, as well as works of children’s literature. Among them Rabicún. SM, collection Barco de Vapor, Un extraño viaje, Ed. Magisterio, collection Punto Infantil, El día que el mar se quedó sin color, Ed. SM, Cuentos Azules, collection Barco de Vapor, and Juntos por ahí, Ed Magisterio Casals.