| Gilles Leroy|
| December 28, 1958 (age 57)
Bagneux, Hauts-de-Seine, France (1958-12-28) |
Alabama Song, Zola Jackson, Les Jardins publics, Habibi: roman
Prix Goncourt des Lyceens, Goncourt List, Poland's Choice
Gilles Leroy (born December 28, 1958 in Bagneux, Hauts-de-Seine) is a French writer. He studied at the Lycee Lakanal in Sceaux, which appears in his 1996 novel, Les Maitres du monde, as the "Lycee Ducasse". His novel Alabama song, won the Prix Goncourt in 2007.
1992 : Prix Nanterre de la nouvelle for Les Derniers seront les premiers.
1999 : Prix Valery Larbaud for Machines a sous.
2004 : Prix Millepages, Prix Cabourg for Grandir.
2005 : Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres.
2007 : Prix Goncourt for Alabama song.
2008 : Prix Flaubert des lyceens for Alabama Song.
2010 : Prix Ete du Livre for Zola Jackson.
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