skip to content
The book thief Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The book thief

Author: Markus Zusak; Trudy White
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2013] ©2005
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
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.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Young adult works
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Young adult fiction
Upper school
Hockaday before 7th grade
Highland Park high School English 1 TAG
Highland Park High School Entering English I PRE-AP TAG
Named Person: Liesel (Fictitious character) Meminger
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Markus Zusak; Trudy White
ISBN: 9780385754729 0385754728 9780375842207 0375842209 9780606346566 0606346562 9781480624894 1480624896
OCLC Number: 864160606
Notes: Includes questions for discussion, related titles, internet resources, and a conversation with Markus Zusak.
"Winner of the Michael L. Printz Honor Book Award, winner of the National Jewish Book Award, an American Library Association Notable Book"--Page 2 of cover.
Description: 552, 12 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Markus Zusak ; illustrations by Trudy White.
More information:

Abstract:

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.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/864160606> # The book thief
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "864160606" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Person/meminger_liesel_fictitious_character> ; # Liesel (Fictitious character) Meminger
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96006204> ; # Storytelling
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/books_and_reading> ; # Books and reading
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_jews_rescue> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Jews--Rescue
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/reading_list_2015_summer> ; # Reading list--2015 summer
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134169> ; # Storytelling
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> ; # World War (1939-1945)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983135> ; # Jews
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/death> ; # Death
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710189> ; # Jews rescue (1939-1945 : World War)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/jews_germany_history_1933_1945> ; # Jews--Germany--History--1933-1945
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/historical_fiction> ; # Historical fiction
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/storytelling> ; # Storytelling
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/jews_germany_history> ; # Jews--Germany--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/888613> ; # Death
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Event/1933_1945> ; # 1933 - 1945
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Place/germany> ; # Germany
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/reading_list_2017_summer> ; # Reading list--2017 Summer
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210272> ; # Germany.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85070466> ; # Jews--Germany--History--1933-1945
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/836454> ; # Books and reading
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Person/zusak_markus> ; # Markus Zusak
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:datePublished "2013" ;
    schema:description "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."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/879037> ;
    schema:genre "Young adult fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Historical fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Young adult works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:illustrator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Person/white_trudy> ; # Trudy White
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The book thief"@en ;
    schema:productID "864160606" ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0643/2005008942-s.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780385754729> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781480624894> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780375842207> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780606346566> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/864160606> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Event/1933_1945> # 1933 - 1945
    a schema:Event ;
    schema:name "1933 - 1945" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Person/meminger_liesel_fictitious_character> # Liesel (Fictitious character) Meminger
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Meminger" ;
    schema:givenName "Liesel (Fictitious character)" ;
    schema:name "Liesel (Fictitious character) Meminger" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Person/white_trudy> # Trudy White
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "White" ;
    schema:givenName "Trudy" ;
    schema:name "Trudy White" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Person/zusak_markus> # Markus Zusak
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Zusak" ;
    schema:givenName "Markus" ;
    schema:name "Markus Zusak" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/historical_fiction> # Historical fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Historical fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/jews_germany_history> # Jews--Germany--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Jews--Germany--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/reading_list_2015_summer> # Reading list--2015 summer
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Reading list--2015 summer"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Topic/reading_list_2017_summer> # Reading list--2017 Summer
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Reading list--2017 Summer"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85070466> # Jews--Germany--History--1933-1945
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Jews--Germany--History--1933-1945"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96006204> # Storytelling
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Storytelling"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134169> # Storytelling
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Storytelling"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210272> # Germany.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Germany." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710189> # Jews rescue (1939-1945 : World War)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/879037#Place/world_war> ; # World War)
    schema:name "Jews rescue (1939-1945 : World War)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/836454> # Books and reading
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Books and reading"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/888613> # Death
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Death"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983135> # Jews
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Jews"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780375842207>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0375842209" ;
    schema:isbn "9780375842207" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780385754729>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0385754728" ;
    schema:isbn "9780385754729" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780606346566>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0606346562" ;
    schema:isbn "9780606346566" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781480624894>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1480624896" ;
    schema:isbn "9781480624894" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.