the first difference between Bruno and Shmuel is that Shmuel is a captive Jew that lives in the concentration camp while Bruno is a German boy that is the son of a Nazi commandant and that lives outside the camp.
The second difference is that Bruno is innocent against the HORRORS of the Holocaust while Shmuel knows how horrible it is even if he doesn't know why hes there
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the third difference is that Bruno was fed well while Shumel was getting thinner and thinner
They are both nine years old, being born on April 15th, 1934
I'm 9 yea-
YOU'RE 9 TOO?!
they were both forced out of their homes and sent to an unlikable place
They both hate their current situation and want to get back to their orginal lives