Camilla Grebe is a leading Swedish suspense writer, having published two previous successful series with co-authors. In 2015 she broke out as a solo author with the critically acclaimed psychological thriller The Ice Beneath Her. It was followed by After She’s Gone in 2017 which was awarded the prize for Best Swedish Crime Novel and the prestigious Glass Key, for Best Nordic Crime Novel from 2017.

Photo by Ulrica Zwenger

Camilla Grebe was born in 1968 in Älvsjö outside of Stockholm. In 2015 she broke out with the critically acclaimed psychological thriller The Ice Beneath Her, which has been sold to 22 territories and rocketed into the top of bestseller lists in the UK, France, Italy and Sweden. The film rights have been optioned for a Hollywood production by New Line Cinema with Andrew Lazar producing.

In September 2017, the stand-alone continuation of The Ice Beneath Her was published and brought Grebe to the forefront of Swedish crime writers. After She’s Gone was named Best Swedish Crime Novel of the Year by the Swedish Crime Writers’ Academy. In 2018, it was awarded the prestigious Glass Key Award, naming it Best Nordic Crime Novel from 2017 by the Crime Writers of Scandinavia. After She’s Gone has also been shortlisted for the Book of The Year Award in Sweden.

Grebe has previously written four celebrated crime novels about psychologist Siri Bergman together with her sister Åsa Träff. The first two books in the series were nominated for Best Swedish Crime Novel of the Year by the Swedish Crime Writers’ Academy. Grebe has also written the popular Moscow Noir Series with Paul Leander-Engström.

Her third stand alone thriller, Inertia, was published in Sweden in October, 2018.

Camilla Grebe is an insightful and nimble writer.
Norran (Sweden)


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Camilla Grebe was born in 1968 in Älvsjö outside of Stockholm. In 2015 she broke out with the critically acclaimed psychological thriller The Ice Beneath Her, which has been sold to 22 territories and rocketed into the top of bestseller lists in the UK, France, Italy and Sweden. The film rights have been optioned for a Hollywood production by New Line Cinema with Andrew Lazar producing.

In September 2017, the stand-alone continuation of The Ice Beneath Her was published and brought Grebe to the forefront of Swedish crime writers. After She’s Gone was named Best Swedish Crime Novel of the Year by the Swedish Crime Writers’ Academy.  In 2018, it was named Best Nordic Crime Novel from 2017 by Crime Writers of Scandinavia.After She’s Gone  has also been shortlisted for the Book of The Year Award in Sweden.

Grebe has previously written four celebrated crime novels about psychologist Siri Bergman together with her sister Åsa Träff. The first two books in the series were nominated for Best Swedish Crime Novel of the Year by the Swedish Crime Writers’ Academy. Grebe has also written the popular Moscow Noir Series with Paul Leander-Engström.

Her third stand alone thriller, Inertia, was published in Sweden in October, 2018.

  • Photo by Ulrica Zwenger

  • Photo by Ulrica Zwenger

  • Photo by Ulrica Zwenger

  • Photo by Ulrica Zwenger

  • Photo by Viktor Fremling

  • Photo by Viktor Fremling

  • Photo by Viktor Fremling

  • Photo by Viktor Fremling

  • Photo by Viktor Fremling