Katja Krekelä

Katja Krekelä is a Tampere-based author known for her lyrical and imaginative stories mixing adventure and fairy tale. Her debut novel Romisko (2011) has been translated into Danish and Swedish. Wild Castle (Tammi 2015), her middle-grade fantasy adventure, explores a simultaneously creepy and delightful world in which nothing is as it seems.

”Using rich imagination, Katja Krekelä has created wholly original characters that are tough to categorize.” – Sinisen linnan kirjasto (Blue Castle Library) literature blog, Finland (on Romisko)

“I would recommend Wild Castle to anyone from age 8 upwards who is looking for a memorable adventure with lovable characters.” – Finnish reader, 15


Katja Krekelä

Wild Castle

2015, Middle-Grade

Katja Krekelä

The Sparkle

2017, Middle-Grade