Ingrid Z. Aanestad was born in 1983. She made her debut with the novel Today Is a Beautiful Day, and has since published a string of beautiful novels, quiet in tone, but powerful in impact. In 2010 she received Forlaget Oktober's Anniversary Grant, and in 2012 she won the Rogaland Literature Grant.
Iben Akerlie (b. 1988) has a degree in special education. Her debut Lol Lars won ARK Children's Book Prize 2016, was nominated to The Book Seller Prize 2016, The Norwegian Children & YA Authors' Association First Book Prize 2016 and The Book Blogger Prize 2016. Iben Akerlie works as an actor and has played in several films and tv-series. She lives in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Unn Conradi Andersen (b. 1972) is a writer and a sociologist. She has previously worked as a journalist and op-ed contributor. Her first book was a non-fiction book about female writers and the media. Everything Unsettled is her fiction debut.
Lisa Aisato (b. 1981) is an awarded and highly acclaimed author, illustrator and artist. Her magical and unique style has made her into one of the most beloved artist in Norway. She runs her own gallery in her house at Hvaler islands where she lives together with her family.
Nora Brech (b. 1988) works as an illustrator and has a degree in art drawing. She has illustrated childrens books and book covers. Cornelia and the Jungle Machine is her first book. She lives in Oslo.
Siri Dokken (b. 1966) is an award-winning newspaper cartoonist and illustrator. She has studied at the Norwegian National Academy of Craft and Art Industry.