Françoise Chandernagor


Born
in Palaiseau, France
June 15, 1945

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Françoise Chandernagore is a recognized French writer, member of the Académie Goncourt since 1995. After graduating from the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris and obtaining a master of public law she entered at the age of twenty-one years at the prestigeous École Nationale d'administration (ENA), from which she graduated two years later as a first of her year. She was the first woman to receive this rank. As a former student of the École Nationale d'Administration, she became a member of the State Council (Conseil d'Etat)in 1969.

Since 1981, when she published "L'Allée du Roi" which has earned international recognition immediately (imaginary memoirs of Madame de Maintenon, the second wife of Louis XIV), Françoise Chandernagore wrote nine
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Average rating: 3.85 · 617 ratings · 70 reviews · 20 distinct worksSimilar authors
L'Allée du Roi

4.14 avg rating — 295 ratings — published 1981 — 14 editions
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Les Enfants d'Alexandrie (L...

3.80 avg rating — 79 ratings — published 2011 — 8 editions
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La Chambre

3.86 avg rating — 57 ratings — published 2002 — 8 editions
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Les Dames de Rome (La Reine...

3.94 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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La Première Épouse

3.38 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 1998 — 10 editions
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L'Enfant des Lumières

3.47 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 1995 — 5 editions
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Vie de Jude, frère de Jésus

3.35 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
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La Voyageuse de nuit

3.27 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2007 — 4 editions
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Couleur du temps

3.24 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 2004 — 5 editions
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La Sans Pareille

3.30 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1988 — 4 editions
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“Alexandre e Selene eram filhos do amor. Antes fossem órfãos! Os casais apaixonados estão demasiado ocupados com eles próprios para se interessarem pela progenitura: preocupar-se-á a árvore que cresce com os frutos que caem?”
Françoise Chandernagor, Os Filhos de Alexandria

“On peut mourir de faim ou de froid, mais si l'on en réchappe, on oublie son mal. Quand on n'aurait souffert qu'un seul jour de la honte, on en meurt toute sa vie.”
Françoise Chandernagor



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