Åke Edwardson, Date of Birth, Place of Birth


Åke Edwardson

Swedish author

Date of Birth: 10-Mar-1953

Place of Birth: Eksjö, Jönköping County, Sweden

Profession: writer, university teacher, journalist, children's writer

Nationality: Sweden

Zodiac Sign: Pisces

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About Åke Edwardson

  • Åke Edwardson (born 10 March 1953 in Eksjö, Småland) is a Swedish author of detective fiction, and was previously a lecturer in journalism at Gothenburg University, the city where many of his Inspector Winter novels are set.
  • Edwardson has had many jobs, including as a journalist and press officer for the United Nations and his crime novels have made him a three-time winner of the Swedish Crime Writers' Academy Award for best crime novel.
  • His first novel to be translated into English, in 2005, was Sun and Shadow.
  • The second, Never End, followed in 2006.

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