Úa Matthíasdottir has worked in publishing, both in her native Iceland, as well as in Spain, ever since obtaining her degree in Literature from the University of Barcelona. She loves telling stories and has published a number of travel books and books for children. Úa is currently employed at Forlagid, Iceland’s leading publishing house, as rights director for the Forlagid Rights Agency and shares her time between Reykjavik and Barcelona.