IN 2013, EMELIE Schepp self published her first novel and single-handedly sold 40 000 copies, earning her the title of Sweden’s most successful self-published author. Since then, her series about the enigmatic and unforgettable Jana Berzelius has sold over 3 million copies worldwide and rights have been sold to more than 25 countries.

HER  BOOKS CONTINUOUSLY top the bestseller charts and Emelie has won the prestigious CrimeTime Specsavers Readers’ Choice Award for Author of the Year three years in a row in 2016, 2017 and 2018. Emelie Schepp was the winner of The Adlibris Prize 2019 in the Best Crime genre with Are You Sleeping, the 5th book in the Jana Berzelius series, and in 2020 she won Storytel’s Award in the same genre. And in 2022 the seventh book, Echoes of Betrayal, in her bestselling Jana Berzelius series, was published. 

IN APRIL 2024 the TV adaptation of Marked for Life, JANA, premiered in Sweden on Amazon Prime. The series is directed by Felix Herngren and Henrik Björn and stars Swedish actors Madeleine Martin, Johan Ulvaeus, Suzanne Reuter, Pernilla August and many more.