The Boy In The Striped Pajamas

October 23, 2007|
The Boy In The Striped Pajamas by John Boyne
$12.99
Paperback
Earn 65 plum® points
Buy Online
Ship to an address
Free shipping on orders over $35
Pick up in store
To see if pickup is available,
Find In Store
To check store inventory,
Prices and offers may vary in store

about

Two young boys encounter the best and worst of humanity during the Holocaust in this powerful read that USA Today called "as memorable an introduction to the subject as The Diary of Anne Frank.”  

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 to a new house far, far away, where there is no one to play with and nothing to do. A tall fence stretches as far as the eye can see and cuts him off from the strange people in the distance. 

But Bruno longs to be an explorer and decides that there must be more 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 from his own, and their meeting results in a friendship that has devastating consequences.
John Boyne was born in Ireland in 1971 and studied at Trinity College, Dublin, and the University of East Anglia, Norwich. His novels have been published in over forty languages, and his books for young readers include Noah Barleywater Runs Away and The Terrible Thing That Happened to Barnaby Brocket. The Boy in the Striped Pajamas won...
Loading
Title:The Boy In The Striped Pajamas
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:224 pages, 8.25 X 5.56 X 0.48 in
Shipping dimensions:224 pages, 8.25 X 5.56 X 0.48 in
Published:October 23, 2007
Publisher:Random House Children's Books
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780385751537

Recently Viewed
|