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Thierry Jonquet
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Mon Vieux

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Published May 2004 by Seuil (first published 2004)
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Mazel
Alain Colmont n’a jamais eu de chance dans la vie, mais s’est toujours courageusement battu contre les coups durs. Son père l’ayant abandonné alors qu’il n’avait que sept ans, il s’est retrouvé seul avec une mère dépressive et incapable de subvenir à ses besoins.

Il a donc été contraint de travailler très tôt. Après s’être remis tout seul aux études, il est parvenu à décrocher tardivement une licence d’histoire qui lui a permis de devenir prof.


Et un jour, il écrit un roman, qui obtient un petit
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Béatrice
Décevante, cette histoire qui n'est ni un bon polar,ni un vrai roman (personnages trop légers)
George
Mostly clouded family relations in the Parisian heatwave
Arnaud
un des meilleurs Jonquet, qui vaut moins par son suspens que par ses scènes de vie très vraies et parfois glauques, dans les quartiers de Belleville
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Thierry Jonquet was a French writer who specialised in crime novels with political themes. he was born in Paris; his most recent and best known novel outside of France was Mygale (2003), which was published in English translation as Tarantula in 2005 (Serpent's Tail). He wrote over 20 novels in French, including Le bal des débris, Moloch and Rouge c'est la vie.

Jonquet died aged 55 in hospital in P
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