Marisha Rasi-Koskinen (b. 1975) has published six works of fiction. They include novels Katariina (2011), Lies (2013), awarded with Tiiliskivi Prize, The Map of Going Astray (2017) The Dark Side of the Sun (2019), and R E C (2020). Her collection of short stories, A Pink Sea (2014), was shortlisted for the Runeberg Prize. The Dark Side of the Sun was her first work for young adults and it won the Finlandia Junior Prize in 2019. R E C marks the high point of her love of fiction and the culmination of her career so far.
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