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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

What a thing of wonder a mobile phone is. Six ounces of metal, glass and plastic, fashioned...

A psychological drama of cat and mouse, A Ladder to the Sky shows how easy it is to...

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

Cyril Avery is not a real Avery or at least that’s what his adoptive parents tell him...

A stunning anniversary edition of John Boyne's powerful classic bestseller, with...

There's nothing unusual or different about the Brocket family - and they're keen to keep...

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

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

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

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