Bruno comes home from school and sees that they are packing up to move to another part of Germany.
The family reaches Out-With and Bruno dislikes the new house. The house is surrounded by trees and there aren't any houses around to visit.
Bruno is welcomed into Father's office and is asked if he likes the new house. Bruno says that he does not like the new house as there isn't anyone to talk to.
Bruno meets Shmuel for the first time and becomes friends. Bruno and Shmuel are separated by a fence. Bruno is too naive that Shmuel is capture in a Nazi camp.
Bruno and Shmuel explore the camp to find Shmuel's father. In the exploration, they were forced to march with a group of people by the soldiers.
Bruno, Shmuel, and the prisoners are trapped into a dark chamber. All of them are pushed in and feeling afraid and worried. Sadly all of them die from the gas the chamber released. Bruno's family figures out what happens and undergoes sadness and depression