John Boyne was born in Ireland in 1971. He is the author of 11 novels for adults, five for younger readers and a collection of short stories. His 2006 novel,The Boy In the Striped Pyjamas, sold more than 10 ten million copies worldwide and has been adapted for cinema, theatre, ballet and opera. John has won three Irish Book Awards and many other international literary awards and his novels are published in more than 50 languages. He lives in Dublin.
John Boyne at DWRF 2019
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