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The boy in the striped pajamas : a fable

Author: John Boyne
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : David Fickling Books, [2008], ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bored and lonely after his family moves from Berlin to a place called "Out-With" in 1942, Bruno, the son of a Nazi officer, befriends a boy in striped pajamas who lives behind a wire fence.
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Genre/Form: Film novelizations
Historical fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Historical fiction, young adult
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Boyne
ISBN: 9780385751896 : PAP 0385751893 : PAP 9780385751537 0385751532 9780385751063 0385751060 9780385751070 0385751079
OCLC Number: 317766372
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 2006.
"Now a major motion picture from Miramax Films"--Cover.
Young reader's choice, 2009, intermediate division (won).
Curriculum use: This book would add insight to any Holocaust unit.
Movie released in 2008.
Awards: International Reading Association Teachers' Choices, 2007.
Target Audience: Ages 12-up.; Grades 7-up.; Lexiile: 1080.
Description: 215, 16 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Boy in the striped pyjamas
Responsibility: by John Boyne.

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Bored and lonely after his family moves from Berlin to a place called "Out-With" in 1942, Bruno, the son of a Nazi officer, befriends a boy in striped pajamas who lives behind a wire fence.

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