How does bruno misinterprets the people or event around him and how does boyne create this misunderstandin?
Boyne explores the theme of the significance of innocence through use of malapropisms and third person subjective naive limited narrator.
- “Heil Hitler," he said, which, he presumed, was another way of saying, "Well, goodbye for now, have a pleasant afternoon.”
- Bruno internally deludes himself into believing that Shmuel has many friends and is so much luckier than him
- Bruno does not understand his father's role in the Holocaust and just knows that it is important for the 'foreseeable future' and his uniform is handsome