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Thierry Jonquet


France (1954 - 2009)

Thierry Jonquet was born in Paris in 1954. An exponent of the hardboiled style of French noir influenced by post-May 1968 politics, Jonquet is one of France's best-known crime writers. Tarantula was published as Mygale by Gallimard in 1999 and by City Lights Publishers in the US in 2002. He died in Paris, August 9, 2009.
 
Novels
Mygale (2003)
     aka Tarantula
The Skin I Inhabit (2011)
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