Couvillon, Jacques 1978-

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Couvillon, Jacques 1978-

Personal

Born 1978, in Cow Island, LA; son of Andrew (a farmer) and Julia (a teacher) Couvillon. Education: University of Louisiana, B.A; University of Connecticut, M.B.A.

Addresses

Home—Vermilion Parish, LA. E-mail—[email protected]

Career

Writer. Worked in retail management and marketing, c. 1990s. Has also worked as a caterer, hotel desk clerk, tie salesperson, secretary, and nanny.

Member

Authors Guild, Authors League.

Writings

The Chicken Dance (novel), Bloomsbury (New York, NY), 2007.

Biographical and Critical Sources

PERIODICALS

Guardian (London, England), April 19, 2008, Philip Ardagh, "Fowl Deeds Will Rise," review of The Chicken Dance, p. 20.

Kirkus Reviews, July 15, 2007, review of The Chicken Dance.

School Library Journal, November, 2007, Steven Engelfried, review of The Chicken Dance, p. 118.

ONLINE

Jacques Couvillon Home Page,http://www.jacquescouvillon.com (October 15, 2008).

Jacques Couvillon Web log,http://www.mynameisjacques.blogspot.com (October 15, 2008).

That Other Paper Online,http://thatotherpaper.com/austin/ (December 9, 2007), Nicole Haddad, "Jacques Couvillon: What's Funnier than a Chicken Farm?"

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