"It's so unfair. I don't see why I have to be stuck over here on this side of the fence where there's no one to talk to.
Why are they all wearing pajamas?
Loves to have fun, even when he is by himself
Scared to look out the window
Apprehensive around the house, but bold when Luitneant Kotler is around.
"I'm thirteen years old, for heaven's sake! I can't afford to act like a child even if you can."
Bruno is a curious, inquisitive 8-yeard-old boy. He loves to explore, and wants to be either a soldier or an explorer when he grows up. Bruno likes to play football, read adventure books, and annoy his older sister, Gretel. Not to mention he is very good friends with Shmuel.
Gretel is a very smart girl that loves to go to school and learn. She used to passionately collect porcelain dolls after meeting Leuitenant Kotler. She then switched her hobby to reading newspaper and cutting them out and pasting them on her wall alongside her maps of England Father gave to her.
Although Bruno calls Gretel a Hopeless Case, she is one of the smartest kids in her class.
"Those people... well, they're not people at all, Bruno."
Father is also known as the Commandant, and wants to pass of his Nazi ideas of to his children, Bruno and Gretel. Although Gretel hooked on with much understanding, Bruno couldn't grasp the thought of people discriminating others just for their religion. He's slowly trying to brainwash