ÅSA ERICSDOTTER WAS born 1981 in Uppsala. She made her literary debut as a 17 year old, with the strong prose lyric novel Innocent, a story about love, passion and pain that immediately gave her a role as one of Sweden’s most interesting young authors. At the August Prize gala in the fall of 1998 she received a mention of honor.

SHE CURRENTLY LIVES on Peaks Island, Maine, on the American east coast, together with her family. Her novel The Epidemic received rave reviews in both Sweden and France.
Phase 3 is her latest novel, an original suspense novel about a medical experiment going awry.