Alma Delia MURILLO


Alma Delia Murillo (Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl, 1979) is a Mexican writer, author of the bestselling novel La cabeza de mi padre (Alfaguara, 2022). She is also a regular collaborator in national newspapers such as Reforma, or magazines as The Washington Post or Milenio, among others.

Murillo is also a scriptwriter, who has participated as a creator and scriptwriter in several several audioseries for Amazon Audible and Amazon Music: 10 Mujeres (Wondery and Dudas Media) Ang√©lica Arag√≥n, Yalitza Aparicio, B√°rbara Mori and Mabel Cadena starring, Conversaciones prohibidas del confinamiento, starring Maya Zapata, El amor es un bono navide√Īo, Ciudad de abajo (starring Alfonso Herrera), and Diario la libro.

She debuted with the short stories Damas de Caza (Plaza y Vald√©s, 2011) and Cuentos de maldad (y uno que otro maldito) (Alfaguara, 2020), and then kept on writing the novels El ni√Īo que fuimos (Alfaguara, 2018) and Las noches habitadas (DeBolsillo, 2021).







La cabeza de mi padre

My Father's Head | Alfaguara, 2023

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