Yann Walcker

Invited to the Books & Music Festival 2017

Yann Walcker was born in 1973 in Paris. After his studies in graphic arts at the Atelier Penninghen, he started writing and published his first book: L'Alphabet des grands musiciens, published by Gallimard Jeunesse. Laureate of the Prix de Bologne and the Prix des Libraires Jeunesse de Belgique, he has written about fifty works so far. Some of them, appreciated by the press and translated into several languages, are studied at school. He is the author of series Igor petit vampire and collection Le tube des tout-petits.
Yann Walcker is also lyric writer, composer, and works for various artists of the French panorama.