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Tiina Tanskanen

Tiina Tanskanen (b.1984) began riding and working with horses at age 6. She participated in her first competitions as a third grader and competed at the regional level as a teen. She spent year as a exchange student on a Pennsylvania horse farm in the US.

This talented new writer has also written scripts for a popular TV series and movie.



  • Tempestous Talisman (Talttumaton talismaani. Hevostyttö Iitu, 2014)
  • The Fantastic Stable Boy (Ihana Tallipoika. Hevostyttö Iitu, 2015)

Works published in / Rights sold to:

Denmark (Turbine)

Published books