Jules Gabriel Verne
Most people love science fiction books, about Five Weeks in a Balloon, but not many people can tell you about the man who wrote it. His name was Jules Gabriel Verne.
He was born in Nantes, 1828. He studied law and became a stockbroker. As well as a great writer, he was a good sportsman. He was also interested sailing. He has three boats.
It is surprising that with such a busy life Jules had time for a family, but in 1857 he married Honorine de Viane and they had son- Michael. He was very inteligent person. He wrote books: Five Weeks in Balloon, A Journey to the Centre of the Earth, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, Around the World in Eighty Day, From Earth to the Moon.
Jules Gabriel Verne was a very talented man. His good work and his great earned his famous. He died in 1905 in France.