Carayon, Christian

Biography

Christian Carayon is a French crime novelist born in the South of France. He is the author of five novels including the historical crime novel The Devil’s Den (Le Diable derrière les épaules, Pocket, 2013), short-listed for the Ça m’intéresse Histoire prize; A Shade, A Breath (Fleuve Éditions, 2016); the original audiobook Malefosse (Audible, 2019-2020); and the graphic novel Charly Malfède (Steinkis, 2019). Fond of cinema, he also has a PhD in History and has been teaching in high school for more than 17 years. He began his journey as a writer ten years ago.