Elka Ray

Elka Ray is a Canadian/UK author and editor. Her first novel, Hanoi Jane, was published by Marshall Cavendish in English and DT Books in Vietnamese. A suspense novel, Saigon Dark, came out with Crimewave Press in November 2016. Late 2016 also saw the release of a collection of short crime stories: What You Don’t Know: Tales of Obsession, Mystery & Murder in Southeast Asia.
Elka is also the author and illustrator of a popular series of bilingual children’s books about Vietnam. She lives with her family near Hoi An, Vietnam.
To learn about Elka’s new projects, please check NEWS. Her kids’ books and souvenirs may be found at STICKYRICE.


Contact: Email Elka at elka.k.ray (at)
Agent: Elka is represented by Amy Tipton at Signature Literary Agency


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