Jules Verne oli ranskalainen kirjailija joka tunnetaan science fiction -kirjallisuuden edelläkävijänä.
Jules Verne (1828-1905) was a French author who helped pioneer the science fiction genre. He is best known for his novels A Journey to the Centre of the Earth, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea and Around the World in 80 Days. Verne wrote about space, air and underwater travel before navigable aircraft and practical submarines were invented and any space travel had been devised. He is the second most translated author of all time, behind Agatha Christie, and is considered one of the fathers of science fiction along with H G Wells.