Laurent Binet was born in Paris, France, in July 1972.

His first novel, HHhH, was an international bestseller. It won the prestigious Prix Goncourt for a first novel and was shortlisted for Waterstones Book of the Year. Binet won the Prix de la FNAC and Prix Interallié for The 7th Function of Language.

Laurent Binet

All nominated books

The 7th Function of Language