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The boy in the striped pajamas [electronic resource]. John Boyne.

Boyne, John. (Author). Maloney, Michael. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780739348284 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (4 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Listening Library (Audio), 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Michael Maloney.
Summary, etc.: BONUS FEATURE: Conversation between the author and the editor, David Fickling.Berlin 1942When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His father has received a promotion and the family must move from their home to a new house far far away, where there is no one to play with and nothing to do. A tall fence running alongside stretches as far as the eye can see and cuts him off from the strange people he can see in the distance.But Bruno longs to be an explorer and decides that there must be more to this desolate new place than meets the eye. While exploring his new environment, he meets another boy whose life and circumstances are very different to his own, and their meeting results in a friendship that has devastating consequences.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 9 - Text Difficulty 12
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
1080 Lexile.
5.8 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 139893 KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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