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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  - 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  - sgemmell - LibraryThing

This novel is set in Germany during the Holocaust. Nine year old Bruno and his family move from Berlin to the country in order for Bruno's father to be commandant of a concentration camp. This house ... Read full review

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User Review  - Susan.Macura - LibraryThing

This is a captivating look at how WW II affected the life of a 9-year-old boy in Berlin, Germany, after his family has to move to “Out-With” when his father becomes the Commandant of that facility ... Read full review

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User Review  - jimrgill - LibraryThing

Despite its almost na´ve perspective—events unfold through the eyes of 9-year old Bruno, the son of a Nazi Commandant—this fable (as the author classifies it on the title page) renders an incredibly ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jadedog13 - LibraryThing

This an amazing book. It blew my mind. "The story of The Boy in the Striped Pajamas is very difficult to describe. Usually we give some clues about the book on the jacket, but in this case we think ... 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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