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Carmichael Boy in the Striped PJs Chapters 8,9,10,
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Who did Bruno miss most out of all his home?
Grandfather and Grandmother
Where did the Grandparents live?
They lived together In a small flat near the fruit and vegetable stalls
How old was "the oldest man in the world"?
According to Bruno (Grandfather) he was almost 73
What did Grandfather spend his entire life doing?
Running a restaurant
Who worked for Grandfather?
Bruno's Friend's (Martin) Father
What could you always find Grandfather doing?
Sitting at the bar, talking to customers, eating meals, or laughing with his friends
How did Grandmother and Grandfather meet and get engaged?
They had met at one of Grandmother's concerts and he somehow persuaded her to marry him
What instrument did Grandmother play?
Describe Grandmother's appearance.
"She had long red hair...and green eyes...somewhere in her family there was Irish blood."
What song Grandmother sang gave Bruno chills?
La Vie en Rose
What two things always took place during Bruno's family parties?
Grandmother always sang and produced a play for the children to be in
How did Grandmother's plays always end?
With Bruno reciting a long poen
What did Bruno enjoy most about Grandmother's plays?
Her homemade costumes
What new Title did Father acquire?
How old is Grandmother?
What was significant about Father's outfit on that one Christmas?
He wore his new uniform that was made of fine fabric and had many decorations on it
What is Father's name?
What did Grandmother think she did that made Father dress up "like a puppet on a string"?
She thought maybe all those performances he did as a boy led him to it
What is Grandmother's name?
What is Grandfather's name?
Why did Grandfather support Father being in the military?
He felt Father was helping his country reclaim her pride after all the wrongs done to her
While Grandmother was ranting, what did she ask Mother was the importance in the world (due to one of Mother's remarks)?
What two things did Grandmother think the soldiers cared about?
Dressing up and doing terrible things
What does Grandfather call Father?
When Lieutenant Kotler wasn't with Father, what was he doing?
Standing in the driveway talking to Gretel
Who was Herr Liszt?
Bruno's and Gretel's tutor
What did Herr Liszt drive up the driveway on?
His bone shaker
What two subjects were Herr Liszt fond of?
History and geography
What subjects did Bruno prefer?
Reading and art
Around dinner time, what was significant about the people beyond the gate?
They were never invited over for dinner
Who did Bruno want to be like when he grew up?
Columbus and Vespucci
What did the small bronze plaque on the bench say?
"Presented on the occasion of the opening of Out-With Camp June 1940"
Mother and Father always told Bruno what?
That he was most particularly no allowed to explore at Out-With
Why did Bruno question if he should go back home from his exploration?
He was getting hungry
Name the two things waiting to be discovered.
The something interesting just sitting there, minding its own business (like America).
The others were things discovered that were probably best left alone (like the dead mouse in the back of the cupboard).
What was the boy's name?
Describe Shmuel's appearance.
His skin was almost grey, he had large sad eyes the color of caramel sweets, the whites of his eyes were very white, he didn't wear any shoes, and wore an armband with the Star of David on it
Shmuel said there are dozens of who on his side of the fence?
Bruno and Shmuel are how old and what day are their birthdays?
They are nine; April 15th, 1934
Where is Shmuel from?
Where does Shmuel think they are?
What two languages does Shmuel speak?
German and Polish
What languages does Shmuel's mother speak?
Polish, German, French, English, Italian
Why does Bruno say Germany is better than Poland?
He says Germany is the greatest of all countries and "We're superior"
What should you know about exploring according to Bruno?
Whether the thing you've discovered is worth finding
What "category" of discoveries does Shmuel think he belongs in?
The first (the one about America)
What questions do Bruno asks Shmuel?
Why are there so many people on that side of the fence? What are you all doing here?
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