Gila Lustiger


Gila Lustiger was born in 1963 in Frankfurt. She’s a German-speaking author and she lives in France. In 1987, she settled in Paris. She begin as journalist, then she returned to publishing, becoming a reader for various houses, and published her first novel in 1995. Two years later, she was nominated for the Ingeborg-Bachmann Prize. Of the six novels, five are published in French.

Autobiography for Quais du Polar

As Sam said : Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better. To fail better from year to year, that was always my motto.

Crime favourites

book : The Black Dahlia, James Ellroy.

movieChinatown, directed by Roman Polanski.

author : Dashiell Hammett.