Jonquet, Thierry

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Jonquet, Thierry Gender: M
Thierry Paul Christian Jonquet
born on 19 January 1954 at 19:45 (= 7:45 PM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 29°11' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 07°10 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 25°21'


French writer who specialised in crime novels with political themes.

His best known novel outside of France was "Mygale" (1995), published in the UK as "Tarantula" in 2005.

"Tarantula" has been filmed by Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar, under the title "The Skin I Live In," which was entered in competition in May 2011 for the Cannes Film Festival.

Jonquet died in Paris on 9 August 2009, aged 55.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'j' pdf file, p. 45.


  • Vocation : Writers : Detective/ Mystery (Crime novels)