In the book, The Boy in the Stripped Pajamas, there is a boy named Bruno and he lives with his family in Berlin. Bruno is nine years old and he lives in a five story house. Bruno lives with his sister, Gretal, his mother, his dad, the cook, and the servants. Bruno slides down the house banisters all the time and he has three friends for life.
One day Bruno comes home and Maria, a made, is packing his bags. Bruno goes to his mother and she tells him they are moving. Mother tells Bruno it is because father has business to attend to so they will accompany him. Bruno starts complaining and starts telling her what about his friends. Mother tells him he can make new friends and to go help maria pack.
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Bruno and his family are traveling by train to get to their new home. The servants and cook are coming with Bruno's family to their new home. Before boarding the train Bruno sees two trains. One train is for Bruno, the servants and his family. The other train is for prisoners and officers that are taking the prisoners.
Bruno's family and the servants arrive at the new house and Bruno thinks the house is dark and nasty. Bruno is looking around the house and sees a window that looks like the window at his house. He looks through the window and sees a camp with huts. He wonders what it is so he goes to his mom and father to ask who they are. His parents hesitant and tell him they are no body to worry about.
Bruno decides to go exploring and goes out of the house area. while he is exploring he comes across the camp. While walking towards the camp there is a gate and he finds a boy named Shmuel. Shmuel meets Bruno and asks him if he has food and Bruno says no. After their talk Shmuel is called by the soldiers and he leaves.
One day Bruno's mom tells father that they need to move back to Berlin because this new home is not for children. when Bruno goes to tell Shmuel that he is leaving Shmuel gets sad. Bruno and Shmuel get an idea that Shmuel should get another pair of clothing of pajamas so Bruno can visit the other people and his family. Bruno goes under the fence and goes with Shmuel. Then, the soldiers call the prisoners and put them in a gas chamber.