The Boy in The Striped Pajamas

Author: John Boyne

Main Conflict:

Bruno wants to have friends like normal kids, but he has to move to out with, with his family so he goes on an adventure to find friends.

Primary Setting

Out With (Auschwitz)

Main Characters

Bruno, is the main character in this book, and Shmuel is the "boy in the striped pajamas"

Beginning 1-2 events

Bruno and his family move from Berlin to out with because of father's job and Bruno doesn't want to move, this relates to the main conflict because that is where Bruno meets friends.

Bruno see's people in the striped pajamas and questions it, this relates to the main conflict because from when he first moved to Out With he was already questioning things about it.

Middle 1-2 events

Bruno meets his new friend Shmuel, this relates to the main conflict because this is the friend that was in the striped pajamas.

Bruno tells Shmuel that he is moving back to Berlin, Shmuel becomes sad from the news and suggest that he come to the other side of the fence. Shmuel brought Bruno a pair of striped pajamas and snook Bruno to the other side of the fence to help find Shmuel's father.

End 1-2 events

Bruno and Shmuel send an hour and a half trying to find Shmuel's father, until they are approached by a few soldiers who were rounding up people and led them into an airtight room, this relates to the main conflict because Bruno ened up dying in a gas chamber with hid friend Shmuel.