- Kim Leine is a Danish-Norwegian novelist. He received the Golden Laurel award and the Nordic Council's Literature Prize for his fourth novel, The Prophets of Eternal Fjord.
- Ulla-Lena Lundberg is a prize-winning Finland-Swedish novelist and ethnologist. She has published more than 20 works of fiction and non-fiction. Born in Kökar in the Åland Islands, an upbringing that she draws upon in Ice, Lundberg has lived and worked in the USA, England, Japan, Africa and Siberia.
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