Marcela London was born in Argentina in 1941, and immigrated to Israel in 1963. She studied pedagogy and creative education at the Kibbutzim College of Education, and psychology at Tel Aviv University. London has worked in public relations for Hakibbutz Hameuchad Publishing House. She now holds creative writing and drama workshops for children and adults, and does spiritual counseling. She has published six books for children. London was twice awarded the Ze`ev Prize, in 1995 for Noam`s Kite and again in 2005.