Pedro Vieira was born in 1975 in Lisbon, where he still lives. He graduated in Marketing and Advertising and worked as a creative for a TV station, Canal Q, where he presented the literary show Ah, a Literatura! and hosted the daily show Inferno. He is also a freelance illustrator, with his work showcased monthly in the literary magazine LER. He writes in his blog irmãolúcia. His debut book, Última Paragem: Massamá [Last Station: Massamá], was awarded the the 2012 Portuguese PEN Club Prize for First Novel. He has published in 2015 his second novel, O Que não Pode Ser Salvo [What Cannot Be Saved].