Now Reading: The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

The Boy in the Striped PajamasWho: Eastview students

What:  THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS  by John Boyne

When: 7:00 a.m. Thursday, May 2nd

Where: Room C332

Also: Food will be provided

Why: Because, REAL MEN READ!

Berlin 1942

When 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. (from BN.com)

Students – check with the Eastview Media Center and/or your local library to get a copy of this book.  You can also check your local bookseller or order your own copy online.

Get your copy of the book, read it, and then JOIN US for food (my treat) and discussion on THURSDAY, MAY 2nd at 7:00 a.m. in Room C332.

Why? Because REAL MEN READ!

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