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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Berlin 1942 When Bruno Returns Home From School One Day, He Discovers That His Belongings Are Being Packed In Crates His Father Has Received A Promotion And The Family Must Move From Their Home To A New House Far Far Away, Where There Is No One To Play With And Nothing To Do A Tall Fence Running Alongside Stretches As Far As The Eye Can See And Cuts Him Off From The Strange People He Can See In The Distance But Bruno Longs To Be An Explorer And Decides That There Must Be To This Desolate New Place Than Meets The Eye While Exploring His New Environment, He Meets Another Boy Whose Life And Circumstances Are Very Different To His Own, And Their Meeting Results In A Friendship That Has Devastating Consequences.



10 thoughts on “The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

  1. says:

    I hardly know where to begin bashing this book Do I start with the 9 year old boy and his 12 year old sister, who read about 6 and 8, respectively The imperial measurements miles, feet despite the German setting The German boy, raised in Berlin, who thinks that Der F hrer is The Fury and Auschwitz is Out With, despite being corrected several times an


  2. says:

    3.5 I didn t love this, but I did appreciate the fact that it had a very powerful message and an ending I wasn t expecting at all My feelings were definitely changed by the fact that the author describes the sto...


  3. says:

    The Boy in the Striped Pajamas would easily top my list of Worst Books about the Holocaust I am writing as one who was there I was once myself a boy in striped pajamas and am a survivor of six German concentration camps This book is so ignorant of historical facts about concentration camps that it kicks the history of the Holocaust right in the teeth.John Bo


  4. says:

    As Michael Kors once sighed to a clueless designer on Project Runway Where do I start Let s open with some descriptive words that sum up this book, and I will then go on to explain them in further detail Patronizing Insipid Smarmy Just plain bad Patronizing I believe that to write good children s literature, you have to think that children are intelligent, capab


  5. says:

    Found this in a charity shop and couldn t put it down.So sad Really loved it Had no idea it would end how it did.


  6. says:

    Of course all this happened a long time ago and nothing like that could ever happen again Not in this day and ageA bond that defies expectations but results in devastating consequences, this heart aching tale follows the friendship between Bruno and Shmuel during the Holocaust in the second world war A fable told through the voice of a child, but not just any child Some


  7. says:

    I seriously suggest you read about what happened to real children in the Holocaust It won t fill your thoughts for many days or shock you rather it will fill your LIFE and make you feel sick to the core of your being.Paul Friedlander, himself a survivor, recounts in his recent highly praised book the incident of 90 Jewish infants all under the age of five, orphaned afte...


  8. says:

    A powerful concept, but very poorly written even allowing for the young adult target audience and one of a tiny number of books I can think of that was better in the film version.PlotBruno is 9 and lives in Berlin in 1943 with his parents and 12 year old sister They are wealthy and his father is an important soldier who is promoted to be the Commandant at Auschwitz The trick of


  9. says:

    The Boy in the Striped Pajamas is truly an amazing yet daunting novel that I will never forget The author John Boyne did a masterful job of depicting the setting in such vivid detail and exposing the events in a manner that I felt a constant emotional pull as the story unfolded and impending doom lingered on the horizon.I was recommended this novel a while back while reading The Bo


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    When I was very young, I lived in Romania Because there was past drama in my family, I had three grandmothers and two grandfathers I was close to two of my grandmothers and one of my grandfathers, because they lived near my mother, brother, stepfather and I.The other couple, I only saw during summers They lived in the country, where there was no indoor bathroom, no internet, no chocola


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About the Author: John Boyne

John Boyne born 30 April 1971 in Dublin is an Irish novelist.He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin, and studied Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia, where he won the Curtis Brown prize In 2015, he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Letters by UEA.John Boyne is the author of ten novels for adults and five for young readers, as well as a collection of short stories His novel John Boyne born 30 April 1971 in Dublin is an Irish novelist.He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin, and studied Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia, where he won the Curtis Brown prize In 2015, he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Letters by UEA.John Boyne is the author of ten novels for adults and five for young readers, as well as a collection of short stories His novels are published in over 50 languages The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, which to date has soldthan 7 million copies worldwide, is a 1 New York Times Bestseller and a film adaptation was released in September 2008 Boyne resides in Dublin He is represented by the literary agent Simon Trewin at WME in London, United Kingdom.His most recent publication is the novel The Heart s Invisible Furies , published in the UK in February 2017 It will be published in the USA in August