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The book thief

Author: Markus Zusak
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Random House Audiobooks, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Narrated in the all-knowing matter-of-fact voice of Death, witnessing the story of the citizens of Molching. By 1943, the Allied bombs are falling, and the sirens begin to wail. Liesel shares out her books in the air-raid shelters. But one day, the wail of the sirens comes to late.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Markus Zusak
ISBN: 9781846570902 1846570905
OCLC Number: 764368635
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: Set of 11
Responsibility: Markus Zusak ; read by Allan Corduner.

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presenting a tale of the cruel twists of fate and the coincidences on which all our lives hinge, this work also takes a look at how books can nourish the soul.  Read more...

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"Becomes compelling spoken in the rich tones of Allan Corduner ... has the haunting quality of poetry" The Times "The gentle narration increases the impact of these terrible events." Observer "Allan Read more...

 
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