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Acclaimed Irish novelist John Boyne was born in Dublin, Ireland on April 30, 1971. He studied English Literature at Trinity College, Dublin and Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia. He has written dozens of short stories and many novels, including the New York Times bestseller The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas. An award-winning film adaptation of this work was released in 2008. In 2015 his title, A History of Lonelines made The New Zealand Best Seller List. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas 12,764 copies, 819 reviews
The Heart's Invisible Furies 1,740 copies, 125 reviews
The Absolutist 828 copies, 51 reviews
This House is Haunted (Author) 720 copies, 61 reviews
The House of Special Purpose 705 copies, 50 reviews
A Ladder to the Sky 665 copies, 50 reviews
The Boy at the Top of the Mountain 495 copies, 27 reviews
Mutiny on the Bounty 439 copies, 33 reviews
Stay Where You Are And Then Leave 383 copies, 20 reviews
A History of Loneliness 382 copies, 31 reviews
Noah Barleywater Runs Away 350 copies, 22 reviews
The Thief of Time 300 copies, 14 reviews
Crippen: A Novel of Murder 274 copies, 20 reviews
Next of Kin: A Novel 118 copies, 8 reviews
Pinocchio (Introduction, some editions) 6,890 copies, 120 reviews
Little Lord Fauntleroy (Introduction, some editions) 2,619 copies, 41 reviews
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas [2008 film] (Original book) 209 copies, 8 reviews
Dubliners 100 (Contributor) 25 copies

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