Author Marie Laberge

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Writer, director and actress

A woman of theatre who has written more than 20 plays performed in Quebec and Europe. The acclaimed novelist made her debut more than 30 years ago and, since then, her novels (15 novels and an essay) have won numerous awards. Her trilogy, Le goût du bonheur, has sold one million copies.

She is an officer of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (France), a Knight of the Order of Quebec and a Knight of the Order of the Pléiade.