‘Striped Pyjamas’ novelist coming to Cashel

Acclaimed Irish novelist John Boyne will visit Cashel Library During Cashel Arts Festival in November.

Acclaimed Irish novelist John Boyne will visit Cashel Library During Cashel Arts Festival in November.

Start reading his books now, if you haven’t already!

On Friday, November 8, at 7.30pm, John Boyne will be in town. He is the author of eight novels for adults and three for young readers, as well as a number of short stories which have been published in various anthologies and broadcast on radio and television. His novels are published in 46 languages.

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, which to date has sold more than six million copies worldwide, is a number one New York Times Bestseller and a film adaptation was released in September 2008. Boyne resides in Dublin. In April 2012, at the Hennessy Literary Awards in Dublin, John was inducted into the ‘Hall of Fame’ for his body of work.