PUFFIN TO PUBLISH DEBUT PICTURE BOOK FROM BESTSELLING AUTHOR JOHN BOYNE, ILLUSTRATED BY ASHLING LINDSAY     Puffin is delighted to announce the acquisition of THE DOG WHO DANCED ON THE MOON, the heart-warming debut picture book written by

Publication Day for WATER.

Today is publication day for WATER, the first of a four-novella sequence THE ELEMENTS. EARTH, FIRE, and AIR will follow at six-monthly sequences, in May ’24, Nov ’24, and May ’25 respectively. The first thing Vanessa Carvin does when she

Doubleday signs Boyne’s novel quartet, billed as his ‘most powerful work to date’

From The Bookseller: Doubleday will publish Water, the first of a quartet of interlinked novels named after the elements by John Boyne in November, dubbed his “most ambitious work and powerful to date”. Transworld publisher Bill Scott-Kerr acquired UK and

Composer Noah Max on the operatic adaptation of THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PYJAMAS

Published in the Jewish Chronicle, April 5th 2023   Discussions around cultural phenomena are becoming increasingly polarised and I fear Holocaust education could go the same way. While some praise John Boyne’s The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas for introducing

Read John’s article on the mis-use of the word ‘queer’ in The Telegraph

Published in The Telegraph 27th February 2023 and the Irish Independent 1st March 2023 John Boyne: Stop calling me ‘queer’ – it’s derogatory and traumatising If you’re gay or lesbian and choose to embrace the term, then good luck to