Laurent Binet


Laurent Binet was born in Paris, graduated from University of Paris in literature, and taught literature in Parisian suburb and eventually at University. He was awarded the 2010 Prix Goncourt du Premier Roman for his first novel, HHhH. His latest novel La septième fonction du langage (2015) got published into Finnish in 2017. In France, public either passionately hated or loved this improbable thriller.