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Hässelby is a part of Hässelby-Vällingby in the City of Stockholm in Sweden, comprising the suburban areas Hässelby Gård, Hässelby Strand and Hässelby Villastad.[1] The territory also cerresponds to Hässelby parish in the Church of Sweden.[2]

Hässelby in literature[edit]

Hässelby is a novel by the Norwegian author Johan Harstad, published in 2007.[3] The main part of the novel takes place in the suburb of Hässelby, and focusses on the Swedens children's book character Alfie Atkins as an adult. In this novel, strongly influenced by David Lynch's Twin Peaks, the world comes to an end, starting in Hässelby.


  1. ^ Mitt Hässelby, by Henrik Henrikson
  2. ^ Hässelby församling
  3. ^ ISBN 9788205375772