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User Review  - cvarela - LibraryThing

The boy in the striped pajamas is a story by John Boyne about two boys that become friends despite their different backgrounds. Brunno is the son of a Nazi commandant and Schmuel is a jewish boy ... Read full review

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User Review  - martensgirl - LibraryThing

This is an amazing book, telling to story of the horrors of WWII through the eyes of a child. Amazingly, it manages to do so without being at all graphic. A child who does not know the story of the holocaust would see this book as a mystery; any adult will be filled with sadness. Read full review

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User Review  - SheilaDeeth - LibraryThing

A childrens story with the power to captivate all ages, John Boyne's The Boy in the Striped Pajamas offers a vivid portrayal of innocence in a time of guilt, and a haunting depiction of man’s cruelty ... Read full review

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User Review  - frenchmama - LibraryThing

I loved this book! It is the story of two young boys one on each side of the war. The father of the German boy suffers the tragic consequences of his alliance. Read full review

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User Review  - natalie.loy - LibraryThing

This is a historical fiction book that takes place during WWII in Germany. Bruno is a the son of a Nazi Commander and his family has just moved to a place outside of a concentration camp called ... Read full review

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User Review  - dtato1 - LibraryThing

One of the saddest yet most amazing and easy books to read. In my opinion this a very informative and great book. This book doesn't only tell a story but also teaches the students about the war and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Backus2 - LibraryThing

One can rarely experience stories from a child’s perspective. Bruno, a 9-year-old German boy who, because of his father’s work, moves to “out-with.” Because he doesn’t have any friends he finds ... Read full review

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User Review  - MadameSush - LibraryThing

This novel was fantastic. I kept listening to it and found myself really connecting to Bruno (the main character and 9 year old boy) and his curiosity for "the people in the striped pajamas" on the ... Read full review

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User Review  - br14jafa - LibraryThing

Life is unfair for 8 year old Bruno; he has to move from his five story house in Berlin to a three story house in Out-With. Everything has changed, in Berlin there were lots of little nooks and ... Read full review

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User Review  - br14sogi - LibraryThing

Imagine being set apart from your only friend by a wire fence that you are not allowed to cross. Imagine being forced to move out of your home, and having no clue why because your parents do not have ... Read full review


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