LOUISE BOIJE AF GENNÄS is an author and scriptwriter. She made her debut in 1991 with the novel Taking What You Want. Since then she has written a number of critically acclaimed novels. Boije af Gennäs is also the creator of a popular TV-series The Shipping Line and her plays have been produced at Stadsteatern and the Swedish Royal Dramatic Theatre.

IN 1996 BOIJE AF GENNÄS published the novel Stars Without Vertigo, a novel that has sold over 150 000 copies to date. Partially based on her own experiences, it made a true mark in Swedish literature and has become almost emblematic for the Swedish 1990s. To mark its 25th anniversary in 2022, Norstedts published a new edition of Stars Without Vertigo and its stand-alone sequel Shooting Star.