Cecilia Ekbäck

Cecilia Ekbäck


Cecilia Ekbäck is a 2016 HWA Goldsboro winner and writer of the international bestseller Wolf Winter.

Wolf Winter was sold at auction to Kate Parkin, at Hodder. It was published on the 12th February 2015, with German, Swedish, French, Italian, Spanish, American and Canadian rights secured as well as interest in several other international countries. It was a bestseller in Canada and Sweden and won the HWA Goldsborough Award 2016. Her second novel IN THE MONTH OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN was published in 2016 in HB and the paperback is due in July 2017.

Cecilia was born in Sweden in a northern fishing town. After university she specialised in marketing and worked for a multinational for fifteen years with postings in Russia, Germany, France, Portugal and the Middle East. In 2010 she finished Royal Holloway’s Master in Creative Writing under Andrew Motion. She is lives in Calgary with her husband David and twin daughters Anna and Maja, ‘returning home’ to the landscape and the characters of her childhood and adolescence in her writing.

Photographer/Sean Gannon

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Seriously, fuck you. Reunite the families at the border and we can talk about father's day. https://twitter.com/SpeakerRyan/status/1008035156295344128

More than 11,000 children are currently in detention. Here's everything you need to know about the shelters in which they're being housed https://nym.ag/2t6fCYa

LAST day to apply for our Winter Writers' Retreat w/ incredible faculty @phbehrens, @BillyRayB and @CeciliaEkback: https://goo.gl/MMBbYH

Winter Writer's Retreat @thebanffcentre https://www.banffcentre.ca/programs/winter-writers-retreat via @sharethis

New crime by James Buckler, @sophiehannahCB1 Paul Cleave, Louise Penny, Jason Webster, AC Koenig, Ausma Zehana Khan.

Our latest castaway! Cecilia Ekbäck shares her #DesertIslandBooks http://www.historiamag.com/desert-island-books-cecilia-ekback/ @HodderPublicity @CeciliaEkback

Scandi historical crime In the Month of the Midnight Sun by @CeciliaEkback is just 99p right now: http://fal.cn/uv1v

"If [Trump] opts out of the Paris agreement, we will adopt it here, & I will get 80 other cities to adopt it too." —@MayorOfLA #ActOnClimate

More than 65,000 people in Pennsylvania work in the renewable energy industry - that's more than mining, oil and gas combined https://twitter.com/Acosta/status/870367551213195265

Disaster. Twin#2 forgot her beloved 'IKEA doggy' in the bathroom at YYC Terminal 1 domestic, close to gate D39. If anyone sees it...

From @CeciliaEkback, acclaimed author of #WolfWinter comes a new historical crime novel... http://ow.ly/C4X130aagr0 #FridayReads