Ditte Wiese coins the challenges of young people perfectly in her powerful novels, which are also optioned for film.
Ditte Wiese (1978) is the author of two YA novels, Province Piss and …and Then I Drown, both published by Carlsen. The imperfect, honest and raw has a special place with this talented author, who is simultaneously a hopeless romantic and an eternal optimist.
She grew up in provincial Denmark and knows all about restlessness and redneck blues. For several years, she worked with young people and understands the challenges they need to navigate through. She has a degree in communication and marketing and lives on the island of Fyn.