Julie Maroh burst onto the scene in 2013 with Blue Is the Warmest Color
, a young, bittersweet photograph novel approximately lesbian love, during which a tender girl named Clementine turns into infatuated with Emma, a lady with blue hair. The publication spawned a debatable and acclaimed function movie that received the Palme d'Or on the 2013 Cannes movie competition in addition to accolades for its stars Adèle Exarchopoulos and Lea Seydoux; the ebook itself is a New York Times
bestseller and bought starred studies from Publishers Weekly
and Library Journal
Julie's follow-up photograph novel, Skandalon, marks a startling switch of velocity: a fiery, severe tale concerning the recklessness of reputation. "Skandalon," present in the Gospels, refers to a continual seize or hindrance, corresponding to the one who confounds the enthralling, Jim Morrison-like lead personality Tazane. he's a real rock icon: passionate, conceited, egocentric, and infrequently violent, the charismatic singer is a beacon for controversy and scandal. however the public that worships him and the media that lavishes recognition on him are expecting him to fall from grace. every now and then surprising, Skandalon is a robust and incessant meditation at the excessive rate of status, and the demons anticipating an individual who refuses to be cautious of them.
Julie Maroh is an writer and illustrator initially from northern France. She studied comedian artwork on the Institute Saint-Luc in Brussels and lithography and engraving on the Royal Academy of Arts in Brussels.