John Boyne, the award-winning author of many bestselling works—including The Boy In the Striped Pajamas and The Heart’s Invisible Furies—wrote yet another gripping novel, The Ladder to the Sky, which follows a relentlessly immoral writer in search of fame in the late 20th century,
You may find yourself wondering, what inspires John’s creativity? What books have impacted him as a reader and a writer?
In this video, John shares three books that have resonated with him as of late. From a compelling work of fiction about a writer, to a memoir about the difficulties of childhood, to a novel about the end of a marriage, the three books mentioned below are definitely worth a read.