Heloisa Prieto is a Brazilian writer, cultural researcher and translator with a Master’s degree in Communication and Semiotics, and a PhD in Literary Theory. Heloisa began her writing career when she was a still a young kindergarten teacher at the Escola da Vila, in São Paulo.
1960. Maureen Haughney, nineteen, dreams about Brazil before she left Stoneybatter, Dublin, Ireland, for Rio Grande with her parents and three younger brothers. It would be many many years before she returned, and in quite startling circumstances.