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 Jennifer Lesieur

Jennifer Lesieur

Nationality: French

Jennifer Lesieur was born in 1978. After childhood, full of journeys because of her father's profession of a pilot, she spent her youth in Tahiti. On her return to France, she enlisted to study Modern Literature at the Sorbonne and made her first steps in journalism. Her reports and interviews show her fine taste in writing. At the same time, she has been studying in depth the works and lives of the great traveler writers. In 2008 she wrote the first biography of Jack London in French and became the bearer of the Goncourt prize for biography. A new biography by Jennifer Lesieur came out in 2010 - of American pilot Amelia Earhart.