Rebecka Martinsson is the central character in a series of crime fiction novels by Swedish novelist Asa Larsson. Rebecka is a tax lawyer working out of Stockholm who must return to her hometown of Kiruna. Kiruna is located north of the Arctic Circle. The first novel in the series, Sunstorm, was adapted to film.
Asa Larsson is a Swedish author of crime fiction. Before she became a full-time writer, Asa worked as a tax lawyer, which is experience she draws upon in her Rebecka Martinsson series. Her novel The Savage Altar (aka Sunstorm) was adapted into the Swedish film Solstorm (its original Swedish title).