Reviews

  • ...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