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Top French authors in English

Here’s a list of the French authors we’re translating into English at Le French Book.

Jean-Pierre Alaux and Noël Balen, authors of the Winemaker Detective series, which chronicles the adventures of expert wine critic Benjamin Cooker and his sidekick Virgile as they gumshoe around French wine country, enjoying fine food and wine and solving mysteries.

Bernard Besson, the author of the cli-fi spy thriller The Greenland Breachis an expert in economic intelligence, former senior chief of staff for the French intelligence services, and a prizewinning thriller writer.

 Sylvie Granotier, author of the psychological thriller The Paris Lawyerand one of France’s master crime fiction writers.

David Khara, bestselling author of The Bleiberg Project, a fast-paced spy novel that was an instant success in France. It kicks of the Consortium thriller series.

Frédérique Molay, prize-winning author of the international bestselling suspense novel The 7th Woman, which won the prestigious Prix du Quai des Orfèvres prize, and is the first of the Paris Homicide mysteries.

 The Serial Shorts Gang–Harold Cobert, Irène Frain, Christine Orban, Daniel Picouly, Yann Queffélec, Tatiana de Rosnay, Didier Van Cauwelaert. Seven of France’s top authors, who wrote 52 Serial Shorts, a zany collection of short stories.

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