John Boyne has written several adult novels, young adult novels and a short story collection. He has been published in 51 languages. His novel The Boy in the Striped Pajamas sold nine million copies worldwide, and was made into a film. He was awarded the Hennessy Literary Hall of Fame Award for his body of work and many other literary awards. He is a regular book reviewer for The Irish Times. The Heart’s Invisible Furies is the story of one man’s life in post-war Ireland as he struggles to discover an identity, a home and his place in the world.