Essays on Bruno

Bruno is the nine-year-old son of a Nazi commandant and one of the main characters in The Boy in the Striped Pajamas. Bruno is a typical boy who is full of energy and curiosity. He is fascinated by the world around him and is always asking questions. However, he is also naïve and does not understand the true nature of the Nazi regime. This innocence leads to his tragic death at the end of the novel.

Essay themes and ideas about Bruno

  • Bruno’s Relationship with His Family
  • Bruno’s Naivete and Innocence
  • Bruno’s Friendship with Shmuel
  • The Tragedy of Bruno and Shmuel
  • The Significance of the Striped Pajamas
  • The Reality of the Holocaust
  • The Power of Friendship
  • The Importance of Family
  • The Inhumanity of the Holocaust
  • The Hope of Friendship