Åsa Leijon (b. 1968) lives in Uppsala where she works as a high school teacher. DROWNING IN SILENCE is her debut novel.
Jennie Lundgren (b. 1978) and Ulrika Lundgren Lindmark (b. 1972) are sisters-in-law living in Kalix and Gällivare, northern Sweden, respectively. Jennie works as a police patrol officer and Ulrika is an accountant. WHERE THE ICE BREAKS is a debut for both writers.