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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas: 10th Anniversary Collector's Edition

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas: 10th Anniversary Collector's Edition

Bruno doesn't like his new house. He had to leave all his friends behind in Berlin, and there are no children to play with here - until Bruno meets Shmuel, a boy who lives on the other side of the wire fence near Bruno's house, and who wears a strange uniform of striped pyjamas.

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ISBN 9780857533937
Barcode 9780857533937
Published 17 October 2016 by Random House
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 10th Anniversary edition
Author(s) By Boyne, John
Illustrated by Jeffers, Oliver
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780857533937
ISBN-10 0857533932
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Random House
Imprint Doubleday Children's Books
Publication Date 17 October 2016
International Publication Date 6 October 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 10th Anniversary edition
Edition 10th Anniversary edition
Author(s) By Boyne, John
Illustrated by Jeffers, Oliver
Category Personal Awareness & Social Issues
Adventure Stories
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 160mm
Height: 225mm
Spine: 30mm
Weight 732g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code 823.92
Catalogue Code 686730

Description of this Book

Bruno doesn't like his new house. He had to leave all his friends behind in Berlin, and there are no children to play with here - until Bruno meets Shmuel, a boy who lives on the other side of the wire fence near Bruno's house, and who wears a strange uniform of striped pyjamas. A stunning anniversary edition of John Boyne's powerful classic bestseller, with illustrations from award-winning artist Oliver Jeffers.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

John Boyne (Author) John Boyne was born in Ireland in 1971. He is the author of eleven novels for adults, five for young readers and a collection of short stories. Perhaps best known for his 2006 multi-award-winning book The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas, John's other novels, notably The Absolutist and A History of Loneliness, have been widely praised and are international bestsellers. Most recently, The Heart's Invisible Furies was a Richard & Judy Bookclub word-of-mouth bestseller. His novels are published in over fifty languages. Oliver Jeffers (Illustrator) Oliver Jeffers is a visual artist and author working in illustration, painting, collage, and sculpture. His critically-acclaimed picture books have been released internationally and translated into over thirty languages, and his artwork has been exhibited at institutions including the Brooklyn Museum in New York City, the Irish Museum of Modern Art in Dublin, the National Portrait Gallery in London, the Ulster Museum in Belfast, and the Palais Auersperg in Vienna. Oliver has been the recipient of numerous awards, including a New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books Award, Irish Book Award, Texas Bluebonnet Award, and United Kingdom Literary Association Award. He will release his fifteenth book as author and illustrator in late 2016. Oliver grew up in Belfast, Northern Ireland; he currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.

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