Jean-Philippe Blondel


Born
in France
October 16, 1964


Jean-Philippe Blondel was born in Troyes, France, in 1964. His mother was a schoolteacher and his father worked for the National Railways. Jean-Philippe still lives in Troyes today after attending university in Paris and travelling around the world, including South and Central America, Nepal, India, and most of Europe.

Writing has always been Jean-Philippe’s way of expressing himself. He started writing poems when he was seven, then moved on to short stories as a teen. He wrote his first novel when he was 19. One book that had a profound effect on him as a child was Alice in Wonderland: he tended to identify with the White Rabbit…

Jean-Philippe’s favorite subjects at school were languages: French, English, and Spanish. He remembers telling hi
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Le groupe

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Accès direct à la plage

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“Il y a dans la vie des gens que l'on rencontre et avec lesquels on ne formera jamais un couple, avec lesquels on ne sera jamais amis non plus - mais avec lesquels on peut former un excellent tandem, dans certains cas, sous certaines conditions.
Des partenaires.”
Blondel, Jean-Philippe

“What is left are long stretches of time where I gaze at the covers of novels I bought and which I rarely even open. My horizons have expanded, but my life has shrunk. It’s not a paradox. It’s a fate we all share. When constraints begin to fade, we don’t know how to fill our new freedom.”
Jean-Philippe Blondel, Exposed

“Sometimes cooking is all you can go on doing.”
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