Hanna Lindberg

Who is Hanna Lindberg?

I'm a journalist and author from Stockholm, Sweden, born in 1981. My first novel, STHLM Confidential is a contemporary thriller set among the glitzy gourmet restaurants and a magazine world in decline. The book is about the quest for celebrity and love in contemporary Stockholm.
Who can you really count on in a game without rules?

The paper pack immediately reached #1 in the Adlibris bestselling thriller chart when released in 2015.

The follow-up, The Dark Table, will be released at Norstedts in September 2017.

10 facts about Hanna

  • Grew up in the same neighbourhood where Solveig Berg lives in debut novel STHLM Confidential
  • Has two kids
  • Her mother is from Finland
  • Worked as a food editor at Swedens no1 food magazine Allt om Mat
  • Was formerly a news reporter at Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet where she met her husband, foreign reporter Staffan Lindberg
  • Was asked to record a summer hit in 2005 with Enigmas producer but declined due to limited vocal resources
  • Loves horseback riding, snowboarding and cross country skiing
  • Earned a MSC in management at Lancaster University Business School where she got awarded for her master theses on whistleblowers
  • Finds graffiti as one of the most intriguing art forms
  • Has three BA degrees - in Social sciences, Media studies and Management
  • Competed in the Swedish championships of chess as a 12-year old