A stunning and timely new novel from the multi-million bestselling and award-winning author of The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas.
John Boyne is the author of eleven novels for adults, five for young readers and a collection of short stories. Perhaps best known for his bestselling book The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas, John's other novels, notably The Heart's Invisible Furies, and A Ladder to the Sky, have been widely praised and are international bestsellers. He lives in Dublin.
...this poignant and disarming story is full of heart and it's
crescendo will give you tingles * Attitude Magazine *
John Boyne made his name with The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas and he's on stellar form in My Brother's Name is Jessica. A sensitively written and timely tale. * Daily Express *
A story with so much heart that the pages practically pulse. Both funny and moving... this is a must-read for all ages * Irish Independent *
Outstanding * Irish Examiner *
A sincere and very readable attempt to educate young people about the trans experience and foster acceptance * Sunday Business Post *
John Boyne adds his deft sensitivity to the complex topic of transgenderism * Image Magazine *
It's all sorts of amazing * TOTP *
A story with so much heart that the pages practically pulse. A moving, thought-provoking, surprising read - don't miss it! * Sarah Webb, author of the Ask Amy Green series *
Praise for John Boyne: "A novelist at the top of his game" * Mail on Sunday *