Celia Svedhem is born and raised in Stockholm, but now lives in Jönköping with her partner and two children. She works part-time as a licensed psychologist and part-time with writing. She has worked clinically in habilitation and primary care, and regularly writes about literature and psychology for Göteborgs-Posten, Vi, Psykologtidningen and Svenska Yle. She has previously published two children’s books with another publisher.