Nína Björk Jónsdóttir has previously worked as a guide for tourists in Iceland, collecting the specialities and quirks of the nation for some time, she has also written a beautiful book on Icelandic women and now works in the foreign ministry. Edda Magnus is her long-standing writing partner.
Edda Magnus is an Icelandic British global health expert, working in the area of vaccines. Since first leaving Iceland in 1996, she has spent countless hours explaining the peculiarities of her beloved homeland to curious friends and colleagues from around the world. She lives in Geneva, Switzerland with her husband and two children.