François Gravel

François Gravel has written about sixty novels for adults, teenagers and young readers, and many of these have been translated into English. He has also published a number of picture books and playful poems, as well as some amusing nonfiction books and works that defy description. His books have been selected for and won many awards, including the Mr. Christie’s Book Award, the TD Canadian Children’s Literature Award, the Governor General’s Literary Award for French-language children’s literature, and the IBBY Honour List. He lives in Montreal.

Books by François Gravel

In this short horror novel for middle-grade readers, middle schooler Matt finds himself the prisoner of a creepy librarian with a terrifying plan.