Bernard Werber


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September 18, 1961

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Bernard Werber's "Ants" trilogy made him one of France's most popular science fiction novelists in the 90s. Werber began studying journalism in 1982 in Paris, where he discovered the work of sci-fi writer Philip K. Dick. In 1991 he published the novel Les Fourmis (Empire of the Ants), a complex fantasy novel in which ants were the heroes and humans the pesty antagonists. The novel became a cult hit across Europe, and Werber followed it with two other books in the same vein: Le Jour des Fourmis (Day of the Ants,1992) and La Révolution des Fourmis (Revolution of the Ants, 1995). His other books include L'Empire des Anges (Empire of the Angels, 2000) and L'Arbre des possibles (The Tree of Possibles, 2002). ...more

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Les Thanatonautes

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Empire of the Ants (La Saga...

4.07 avg rating — 10,098 ratings — published 1991 — 111 editions
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L'Empire des anges

4.08 avg rating — 5,842 ratings — published 2000 — 32 editions
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Le Jour des fourmis (La Sag...

4.05 avg rating — 4,258 ratings — published 1992 — 55 editions
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Nous les dieux (Cycle des d...

3.91 avg rating — 3,648 ratings — published 2004 — 35 editions
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La Révolution des fourmis (...

3.87 avg rating — 3,160 ratings — published 1996 — 38 editions
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L'Encyclopédie du savoir re...

3.98 avg rating — 3,494 ratings — published 1993 — 30 editions
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Le souffle des dieux (Cycle...

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L'ultime secret

3.87 avg rating — 2,307 ratings — published 2001 — 16 editions
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Le papillon des étoiles

3.76 avg rating — 2,187 ratings — published 2006 — 24 editions
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