Luz Maria Del Valle is a journalist and writer. He was born in 1978 in Santiago de Chile. He lived for 11 years in Spain, where he received his first literary award, and back in Chile he studied Journalism and then Children's Literature and Reading Development with Cecilia Beuchat. In 2008 he published his first novel, Yacay in the lands of the good wind. In 2012 he received an Honorable Mention in the First Chilean Children's Poetry Contest. Currently, in addition to writing, she does workshops for children and educators.