Mario Escobar has a degree in history and advanced studies in modern history. A renowned essayist and novelist, his works have been translated to several languages, reaping success in places as far as Russia, the United States, and Mexico. Interested in the mysteries hidden in history and religion, he has dedicated his life to unveiling them. He is the director of a radio show about books, Best Seller Español, and contributes in several media as commentator and columnist. Some of his works are: Sol rojo sobre Hiroshima, Gernika, El País de las lágrimas and ¡Despertad!