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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 pa

Author John Boyne

Pages 240

Publisher Random House Children's Books

Published Date 2008-12-18

ISBN 0307494233 9780307494238

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aliceontop shared a tip "finished 1.19.22 — 8.5/10"

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marissa_traver shared a tip "I couldn’t put it down. Such a heartbreaking story!"

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grace_of_interest shared a tip "No words. Only tears!! 10/10"

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elizabeth_turner_9698 shared a tip "Yes and it broke my heart. I was in tears by the end."

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ashketchup_. shared a tip "This was a great book if you love historical fiction."

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karli_ovitt shared a tip "This was an amazing read! It literally made me cry."

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gwen_l. shared a tip "a fast read taking place during the holocaust"

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kinglizzy shared a tip "😔"

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stephanie_harder shared a tip "Once again the book out does the movie. Very sad an heart felt."

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ranae_burris shared a tip "I had to read this for school but it was a very good book and the movie was on Netflix I'm not sure if it's still there or not."

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kimberly_trujillo_9921 shared a tip "Thanks! Yes, I know this is left field, but I loved The Help."

amy_powell_2251 shared a tip "Like Holocaust stories and historical books"

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meeriah_floyd shared a tip "Tearjerker"

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brieanna_belken shared a tip "Sad"

jhoselyn_3507 shared a tip "It was well written and this book will make you cry and see the innocence. Pure friendship."

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myrah_m shared a tip "This is a really quick read but soooo amazing I love how it's written in the child's perspective"

melissa_wieske shared a tip "A heartbreaking perspective of a child’s experience through one of history’s darkest times"

katie_9443 shared a tip "This is such a good book! One of my favorites along with the lovely bones!"

melissa_4711 shared a tip "A Night Divided is a really good one."

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tiffany_farmer shared a tip "Tear jerker..."

gabriella_3781 shared a tip "It’s the best book for a weekend read! This is a quick and easy read and is filled with heart warming parts throughout the book!"

olive_8527 shared a tip "MF ITS SAD"

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grohlboss shared a tip "only take points off b/c i hate Gretchen & bruno kinda got on my nerves. 3.5/5"

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