Opening of CASA DE LIBRO in Mataró. Care Santos is the bookshop's godmother.

Last Wednesday, September 28, the CASA DEL LLIBRE store was officially inaugurated in Mataró Parc.

In a small event that started at 5.30pm, the author Care Santos was named with great enthusiasm as the bookshop's godmother. At the same time, the general director of CASA DEL LIBRO and Care shared a few words with the guests.


Who is Care Santos?


Cares Santos, the author who won the 2017 Christmas Award, also lives in Mataró. Consecrated author of the Planet Group.

His titles include La muerte de Venus (finalist of the 2007 Spring Novel Prize), Habitaciones cerradas (Planeta, 2011), which was adapted into a television mini-series and premiered on TVE in 2014; Deseo de Chocolate (Ramon Llull Award 2014); Media Vida (Christmas Award 2017) Todo el bien y todo el mal  (2018) and Seguiré tus pasos (2020). She is a regular contributor to El Periódico de Catalunya and Mujer Hoy, and also teaches literary workshops.


Where can I find the Book House?


The bookshop is located on the second floor of the Mataró Parc Shopping Centre, one of the leisure areas most visited by the inhabitants of Mataró, Maresme and Vallès Oriental; it has an area of ​​167 m² and has an extensive catalog of more than 14,000 volumes. It is made up of an experienced group of booksellers who attend to the needs of readers on a daily basis. It aims to become a point of reference in the cultural and literary field of the Maresme, and position itself as a meeting point for lovers of letters.


From Mataró Parc, we invite the entire Maresme community to get to know the store and take part in the various activities that the Book House offers on its schedule.