Author Jocelyne Saucier

Jocelyne Saucier. Credit: Ariane Ouellet.

Photo: Ariane Ouellet

Jocelyne Saucier lives in northern Quebec, a Francophone province in Canada. She has published four novels: La vie comme une image, Les héritiers de la mine, Jeanne sur les routes and Il pleuvait des oiseaux. She has won many awards for this last novel; it was translated into 15 languages and adapted into a screenplay. Two of her novels are available in German: Il pleuvait des oiseaux (Ein Leben mehr) and Les héritiers de la mine (Niemals ohne sie).


German Rights Available

German Publisher
Insel Verlag (Suhrkamp)

Selection of Canadian Titles for the German Market
Online Rights Catalogue

New Canadian books in German
List of new releases


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