Marisha Rasi-Koskinen

Marisha Rasi-Koskinen (b. 1975) has published five novels: Katariina (2011), Lies (2013), which was awarded the Tiiliskivi Prize, The Map of Going Astray (2017), The Dark Side of the Sun (2019), and the Runeberg Prize- and Torchbearer Prize-winning REC (2020). Her collection of short stories A Pink Sea (2014) was shortlisted for the Runeberg Prize. The Dark Side of the Sun, her first work for young adults, won the Finlandia Junior Prize in 2019.

Here you can find a short interview with the author that will give you a better insight into her work.

(Photo: Miikka Pirinen)

REC (2020)
The Map of Going Astray (2017)