Ida Axelsson was born and raised in Helsingborg in the South part of Sweden, but has lived in Stockholm for several years. Right now she is combining her writing with her employment at the police authority in Stockholm.
She has always had an interest in criminal history and witty sentences. After completing her studies in Communication Design in Singapore, Ida started a writing course in “Writing crime” with Sören Bondesson, where the character of Linn Wide was born.
Ida has published three stand-alone books in the Crime Noir series about Detective Inspector Linn Wide. These novels has reached a great success and she is seen as a successor to many of the great Swedish crime writers. Film rights are sold for all 3 titles.