Ellen Strömberg

Ellen Strömberg (b. 1987) is a full-time author and one of the most well-known bloggers among the Swedishspeaking Finns. She lives in Jakobstad in Finland’s Ostrobothnia. Her first novel, Chasing Water  (2018), has garnered praise from critics and readers, and it was awarded by the Society of Swedish Authors in Finland. Her second novel, The Itch, came out in autumn 2019. In 2020, Strömberg published her first children’s novel Maggan, a story of seven-year-old Maggan and her first year at school. Maggan is a nominee for Runeberg Junior Prize 2020.

Here you can find a short interview with the author from our series, which will give you an even better picture of her works.

(Photo: Nicklas Mattsson)

The Itch (2019)

Chasing Water (2018)

Maggan