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User Review  - karenvg3 - LibraryThing

Oh boy. I’m not sure how I hadn’t read this book yet through all my schooling, but I’m so glad I did. It is utterly gut wrenching and that end... I just kept yelling NO! Don’t do it in my head. The story of Bruno and Shmuel will stick with me for a very long time. 5 🌟 for sure. Read full review

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User Review  - EmpressReece - LibraryThing

Read with my son as part of our WWII/ holocaust studies - we both loved it! He also watched the movie at school too and enjoyed it. I haven't seen the movie yet so can't offer a comparison but I hope to remedy that soon. Read full review

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User Review  - jenn88 - LibraryThing

Bruno is a nine-year-old German boy who lived in Germany until his father was reassigned to “Out-With” by the “Fury.” Bruno is bored there and does not like his new home so he begins exploring his new ... Read full review

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User Review  - rretzler - LibraryThing

Bruno is a nine-year-old boy who lives with his parents and sister in Berlin during World War II. Bruno doesn't understand why the servants must now call his father "Commandant" and why his family ... Read full review

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User Review  - amyghilton - LibraryThing

This was a great read, although a sad one. It's about a nine-year-old German boy named Bruno, who is unaware of everything going on in his country during World War II, and the Holocaust. His father ... Read full review

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User Review  - EadieB - LibraryThing

Book Description “Powerful and unsettling. . . . As memorable an introduction to the subject as The Diary of Anne Frank.” —USA Today Berlin, 1942: When Bruno returns home from school one day, he ... Read full review

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User Review  - Floratina - LibraryThing

READ IN ENGLISH/DUTCH I think this is one of the most discussed books published in the last few years. The story can be considered either too shocking, or not shocking enough, is Bruno really this ... Read full review

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User Review  - kelseyjenkens - LibraryThing

This book was phenomenal. The author did a wonderful job portraying imagery when writing this book. Each page was exhilarating as I flipped and made me extremely engaged. I pictured myself inside of ... Read full review

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User Review  - jdifelice - LibraryThing

as soon as i realized what was going to happen i cried. all i have to say about this book, its just wonderful and tragic Read full review

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User Review  - LaPhenix - LibraryThing

Wow! Such a beautiful and simplistic narrative, with stunning parallels. This book really took me by surprise. Read full review


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