Jean Bruller( 26 February 1902 - 10 June 1991 )
Jean Marcel Bruller was a French writer and illustrator who co-founded >Les Éditions de Minuit with Pierre de Lescure and Yvonne Paraf. During the World War II occupation of northern France he joined the Resistance and his texts were published under the pseudonym Vercors.
Several of his novels have fantasy or science fiction themes. The 1952 novel ">Les Animaux dénaturés was made into the 1970 film Skullduggery starring Burt Reynolds and Susan Clark, and examines the question of what it means to be human.
Colères is about the quest for immortality. In 1960 he wrote Sylva, a novel about a fox who turns into a woman, inspired by David Garnett's novel Lady into Fox . The English translation was nominated for the 1963 Hugo Award for Best Novel.
His historical novel Anne Boleyn presents a...