• Title English : The boy in striped pajamas
• Author : John Boyne (Author), Catherine Gibert (Translator)
• Pages : 208 Sheet
• Publisher : Junior Folio (August 23, 2007)
• Collection : Folio Junior
• ISBN-10 : 2070612988
• ISBN-13 : 978-2070612987
• Product Dimensions : 12,4 x 1,3 x 17,8 cm
• Format Kindle : PDF, Epub, Paperback and Mobipocket
• Price : € 6,90
• Rating : ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 8/10
♦ Description : “You will not find here the summary of this book, because it is important to discover it without knowing what it is about. We will simply say that this is the story of young Bruno that his curiosity will lead to a meeting on the other side of a strange barrier. One of those barriers that separate people and that should not exist.”
“John Boyne, author of six novels, was born in Ireland in 1941 and now lives in Dublin. “The boy in striped pajamas” was crowned with two Irish Book Awards, selected for the British Book Award and recently adapted for the cinema (Miramax). His novels are translated into thirty different languages.
John Boyne was born in Dublin, where he has always lived. He studied at Trinity College and Norwich University. He began writing at the age of 20: he is the author of seven novels as well as several short stories and articles, for which he has already received two Irish literary awards.
His youth novel “The boy in striped pajamas” is a real best seller, translated into 35 languages and sold 15 million copies worldwide. In this book, a nine-year-old boy narrates the upheaval of his life during the Holocaust. A film adaptation under the direction of Mark Herman was realized in 2008.”