Eva Frantz (b. 1980) works as a journalist at the Finnish national broadcasting company. She debuted with a cozy crime novel Summer Isle in 2016. Since then she has been working on a crime series that has three novels so far: The Blue Villa (2017), The Eighth Maiden (2018), which was awarded as the best crime novel of the year and nominated for the Nordic Glass Key Award, and Out of the Game (2020). Runeberg Prize-winning Raspberry Hill (2018) was her first book for middle grade readers, followed in 2021 by The Queen of the Night and The Mystery of Helmersbruk Manor.
Here you can find a short interview with the author.
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