Dominique Fabre (novelist)

Dominique Fabre (30 June 1929-20 December 2010) was a Swiss screenwriter and novelist.[1] His book Un Beau Monstre received the Grand Prix de Littérature Policière in 1968.[2] He is not to be confused with the current French author Dominique Fabre.[1]

Dominique Fabre
Born30 June 1929
Geneva, Switzerland
Died20 December 2010
Pfeffikon, Switzerland
NationalitySwiss
Occupationscreenwriter, novelist, journalist
Known forUn Beau Monstre

Fabre started his career as a journalist before becoming a screenwriter. He most frequently worked with film director Étienne Périer. Fabre also wrote three crime novels in the late 1960s and early 1970s.[3] Later in his life, he wrote mostly for television.

BibliographyEdit

  • Suisse (1955) - non-fiction; published in English as Switzerland (1961, London : Vista Books ; New York : Viking)
  • Un Beau Monstre (1968)
  • La Tête en feu (1971)
  • Un Meurtre est un Meurtre (1972)

FilmographyEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "FABRE, Dominique - Fiches livres". fichesauteurs.canalblog.com (in French). 2011-10-20. Retrieved 2019-08-19.
  2. ^ "GRAND PRIX DE LITTERATURE POLICIERE". Librairie Soleil Vert. Archived from the original on 4 September 2011. Retrieved 10 April 2011.
  3. ^ Dictionnaire des littératures policières. Mesplède, Claude (Éd. revue, mise à jour et augmentée ed.). Nantes: Joseph K. 2007. ISBN 9782910686444. OCLC 470985177.CS1 maint: others (link)