Anna-Liisa Haakana, née Liste, is a Finnish writer of books for children and young people. She married writer Veikko Haakana, with whom she has two children. She published her first book, Porokylän porukan kesä, in 1978; it was based on stories she told her own children at night. Her book Ykä yksinäinen won the Government Literature Prize in 1981. Her work has been translated into other Scandinavian languages.