Hervé Jourdain

About

A police captain with the Paris Criminal Brigade and an accomplished marathon runner, he is passionate about crime literature and history. He has been writing crime novels for about five years. Thierry Jonquet, Ed McBain and Ann Holt inspired him. He published in 2009 “Sang d’encre au 36”, a first detective novel which won the readers prize of Prix du Polar VSD. He won the Prix du quai des orfèvres in 2014 with “Le Sang de la trahison”.

Crime favourites

book : Moloch, by Thierry Jonquet.

movie : Seven, directed by David Fincher.

author : Ed Mc Bain.