Fabienne Jacob was born in 1959 in Lorraine (France), close to the German border. She participated in writing residencies in France, Switzerland, Canada and Germany. She has published a collection of short stories and five novels, with Gallimard and Buchet-Chastel. Two of them have been nominated for the prestigious Prix Fémina Award and all her work has been widely praised by critics and the public. Fabienne Jacob’s writing deals with themes and issues concerning the body and our feelings.