Linnea Axelsson


Eleonoora Kirk

Literary Agent | Fiction, Narrative Non-Fiction, Film & TV

Linnea Axelsson

Linnea Axelsson (b. 1980) in Porjus, northern Sweden, but now lives in Stockholm. She studied humanities at Umeå University and received her PhD in History of Art in 2009. Her debut novel Tvillingssmycket was published in 2010.

Books by Linnea Axelsson


Linnea Axelsson

Winner of the August Prize 2018, with sales of over 12 000 hardbacksIn Linnea Axelsson’s stunning novel-in-verse, she narrates the story of two indigenous Sámi families in northern Sweden, whose fate mirrors Sámi history from the beginning of the twe…

Swedish title: Aednan

Category: Fiction

Pub date: 27-02-2018