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The book thief

Author: Markus Zusak
Publisher: Sydney : Picador, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
War
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Markus Zusak
ISBN: 033036426X 9780330364263
OCLC Number: 62116812
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.
Shortlisted for ABIA Australian Book of the Year 2006.
Description: 584 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Markus Zusak.

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Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors.

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