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It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath.Death has never been busier, and he will become busier still.

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It is 1939. 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 when she picks up a single ... object, partially hidden in the snow. It is The Gravedigger's Handbook, left there by accident, and it is her first act of book thievery. So begins a love affair with books and words, as Liesel, with the help of her accordion-playing foster father, learns to read. Soon she is stealing books from Nazi book-burnings, the mayor's wife's library, wherever there are books to be found. But these are dangerous times. When Liesel's foster family hides a Jewish fist-fighter in their basement, Liesel's world is both opened up, and closed down. The Book Thief is a story about the power of words to make worlds. In superbly crafted writing that burns with intensity, award-winning author Markus Zusak has given us one of the most enduring stories of our time.
  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Publication Date: 29/10/2013
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan Australia
  • Country of Origin: Australia
  • Pages: 600
  • Dimensions (mm): 198x129x37mm
  • Weight: 408g
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  • Format:Paperback
  • Publication Date: 29/10/2013
  • Author:Markus Zusak

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