John Boyne is a full-time writer living in Dublin. He was writer-in-residence at the University of East Anglia in Creative Writing and spent many years working as a bookseller. This is his first book for young readers. The author lives in Dublin, Ireland. From the Hardcover edition.Boyne, John is the author of 'Boy In The Striped Pajamas', published 2007 under ISBN 9780385751537 and ISBN 0385751532.