In 2013, Emelis 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 2,5 copies worldwide. Rights have been sold to more than 30 countries including a TV-deal with a US production company.
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 Crime genre with ‘Are You Sleeping’, the 5th book in the Jana Berzelius series.
The sixth book in the series was published in the fall of 2020.