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John Boyne

Biography

John Boyne

John Boyne is the author of CRIPPEN, THE THIEF OF TIME, NEXT OF KIN and the New York Times and internationally bestselling THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS. Boyne won two Irish Book Awards (the People’s Choice and the Children’s) for THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS, which has recently been made into a Miramax feature film, and his novels have been translated into more than 30 languages. Ireland's Sunday Business Post named him one of the 40 people under 40 in Ireland "likely to be the movers and shakers who will define the country's culture, politics, style and economics in 2005 and beyond." Crippen was nominated for the Sunday Independent Hughes & Hughes Irish Novel of the Year Award. He lives with his partner in Dublin.

John Boyne

Books by John Boyne

by John Boyne - Fiction

The riveting narrative of an honorable Irish priest who finds the church collapsing around him at a pivotal moment in its history.

by John Boyne

Buried under the flagstones of a Camden house are the remains of Cora Crippen, former music-hall singer and wife of Dr. Hawley Crippen. No one would have thought the quiet, unassuming Dr. Crippen capable of murder, yet the doctor and his mistress have disappeared from London, and now a full-scale hunt for them has begun.