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John Boyne


Ireland (1971 - )

John Boyne was born in Ireland in 1971. He has won 2 Irish Book Awards, theBisto Book of the Year Award and has been shortlisted for many internationalliterary prizes. His novels are published in over 40 languages. He lives inDublin.
 
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Mark II
Mark II (2006)
Chris Farnell
"Assured, lively and honest. A very bright debut by a young novelist."
Tenderwire
Tenderwire (2006)
Claire Kilroy
"A beautifully written story of a young musician ... Kilroy is easily one of the best young writers around."

Mac Slater Hunts the Cool (2008)
(Mac Slater Coolhunter, book 1)
Tristan Bancks
"Where were the books like this when I was a kid?"

The Slap (2008)
Christos Tsiolkas
"One of the truly great novels of the new millenium."

The Solitude of Prime Numbers (2009)
Paolo Giordano
"This is everything a debut novel should be."

The Very Thought of You (2009)
Rosie Alison
"Without question one of the best debuts I've read in recent years."

The Golden Mean (2009)
Annabel Lyon
"Extraordinary... Fascinating... Brings the ancient world back to life with a splendour I haven't seen since I, Claudius. A triumph."

New Town Soul (2010)
Dermot Bolger
"A terrific read."

Room (2010)
Emma Donoghue
"Room is one of the most profoundly affecting books I've read in a long time. I read the book over two days, desperate to know how their story would end."

The Violin of Auschwitz (2010)
Maria Angels Anglada
"Anglada writes with elegance and subtlety, the brevity of the story only adding to its emotional power."

The Fields (2013)
Kevin Maher
"I absolutely LOVED the Fields."



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