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The book thief

Author: Markus Zusak
Publisher: London : Definitions, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is 1939. In Nazi Germany, the country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier - and will become busier still. By her brother's graveside, Liesel's life is changed forever when she picks  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Markus Zusak
ISBN: 9781862302914 186230291X
OCLC Number: 173239435
Notes: Originally published: Australia: Picador, 2005; London: Bodley Head, 2007.
Awards: Shortlisted for British Book Awards: Waterstones Newcomer of the Year Award 2008.
Shortlisted for Independent Booksellers' Week Book of the Year Award: Children's Book of the Year 2007.
Shortlisted for YoungMinds Book Award 2007.
Description: 583 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Markus Zusak.

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