Donia Saleh (b. 1996) is a graduate of the Master’s progamme in Creative Writing at Akademin Valand, and lives in Gotheburg. YA LEILA is her debut novel.
Bo Svernström (b. 1964) has had a long career as a journalist at Aftonbladet, one of Sweden’s largest newspapers. His first novel Victims (2018) debuted on Sweden’s biggest retailer Akademibokhandeln’s Paperback Bestseller list at #1 and spent six weeks on the national Bestseller list’s Top 10. His…