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John Boyne

About 
John Boyne was born in Ireland in 1971. He is the author of ten novels for adults, five for young readers and a collection of short stories. Perhaps best known for his 2006 multiaward- winning book The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas, John’s other novels, notably The Absolutist  and A History of Loneliness, have been widely praised and are international bestsellers.
 
In 2015, John chaired the panel for the Giller Prize, Canada’s most prestigious literary award. The Heart’s Invisible Furies  is his most ambitious novel yet.

Titles by this author

The day the First World War broke out, Alfie Summerfield's father promised he wouldn't...

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Odran Yates enters Clonliffe Seminary in 1972 after his mother informs him that he has a...

Bruno doesn't like his new house. He had to leave all his friends behind in Berlin, and...

'Some things are just sitting there, minding their own business, waiting to be discovered....

Noah is running away from his problems the day he takes the untrodden path through the forest -...