The novel, The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, by John Boyne can be found in the Resource Centre in the fiction shelves at BOYN.
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John Boyne talks about the inspiration behind the novel as well as his thoughts on the Holocaust and Germany's understanding of it.
In this interview John Boyne discusses the parallels between the two boys in the novel and on why he deliberately left many things ambiguous. He also elaborates on his main characters naivete and it's implications for society on a larger scale.
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There have been numerous reviews written on the novel, The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas.