The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas full - Asa Butterfield,Zac Mattoon O'Brien – mikefergusonhere.com
Nine year-old Bruno knows nothing of the Final Solution or the Holocaust. He is oblivious to the appalling cruelties being inflicted on the people of Europe by his country. All he knows is that he has been moved from a comfortable home in Berlin to a house in a desolate area where there is nothing to do and no one to play with. Until he meets Shmuel, a boy who lives a strange parallel existence on the other side of the adjoining wire fence and who, like the other people there, wears a uniform of striped pyjamas. And in exploring what he is unwittingly a part of, he will inevitably become subsumed by the terrible process. In the space of three days it had been read, and loved, by everybody in my house.
The tale of an unlikely friendship between Bruno Asa Butterfield , the son of a Nazi commandant, and Shmuel Jack Scanlon , a Jewish boy held captive in a concentration camp. The tale of an unlikely friendship between Bruno, the son of a Nazi commandant, and Shmuel, a Jewish boy held captive in a concentration camp. Though the two are separated physically by a barbed-wire fence, their friendship grows and their lives become inescapably intertwined.