born in 1964 in La Roche-sur-Yon, he currently lives in Dijon. Since 1987 he has written twenty novels, all published by éditions de Minuit, among them Mourir m’enrhume, Palafox, La Nébuleuse du crabe, Oreille rouge, Du hérisson, Le Vaillant petit tailleur, Choir, Dino Egger, Le Désordre Azerty, Juste ciel e Ronce-Rose. Since 2011 he writes regularly for “Le Monde des livres”, and since 2007 he has been posting three entries a day on his blog, L’Autofictif, yearly collected and published in book form by éditions L’Arbre vengeur (the latest being: L’Autofictif à l’assaut des cartels). His latest book, Défense de Prosper Brouillon. will be published in September by éditions Notabilia. Sul soffitto (Del Vecchio Editore, 2015) is his first novel to be translated into Italian, to be followed shortly by a translation of Palafox, both by Gianmaria Finardi.
in dialogue with Gianmaria Finardi.