John Boyne

1971 - Today

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John Boyne (born 30 April 1971) is an Irish novelist. He is the author of eleven novels for adults and six novels for younger readers. His novels are published in over 50 languages. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Boyne has received more than 754,874 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). John Boyne is the 4,159th most popular writer (down from 3,574th in 2019), the 182nd most popular biography from Ireland (down from 150th in 2019) and the 32nd most popular Irish Writer.

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  • 750k

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  • 59.45

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  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.50

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, John Boyne ranks 4,159 out of 5,794Before him are Richard K. Morgan, Teffi, Kate Wilhelm, Michel Déon, Ibn Warraq, and Osman Nuri Topbaş. After him are Herman Heijermans, Octavia E. Butler, Yuri Vizbor, Laxmi Prasad Devkota, Erlend Loe, and Paul Theroux.

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Among people born in 1971, John Boyne ranks 124Before him are Dwight Yorke, Murilo Benício, Will Yun Lee, Max Biaggi, Henry Thomas, and Andy Cole. After him are Paolo Montero, Jonathan Davis, Emily Mortimer, Gheorghe Mureșan, Ola Rapace, and Paulina Rubio.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, John Boyne ranks 182 out of 460Before him are Pat McDonald (1878), Ronnie Drew (1934), George Allman (1812), Elizabeth Bowen (1899), Seán T. O'Kelly (1882), and Hugh O'Flaherty (1898). After him are Dorothea Jordan (1761), Jason O'Mara (1972), Pat Cox (1952), William Orpen (1878), George Abraham Grierson (1851), and Robert Mallet (1810).

Among WRITERS In Ireland

Among writers born in Ireland, John Boyne ranks 32Before him are Cecil Day-Lewis (1904), Richard Steele (1672), Augusta, Lady Gregory (1852), Brendan Behan (1923), Maeve Binchy (1939), and Elizabeth Bowen (1899). After him are Jane Wilde (1821), Michael Scott (1959), Liam O'Flaherty (1896), Eoin Colfer (1965), Máirtín Ó Cadhain (1906), and Colm Tóibín (1955).

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