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The Book Thief (Paperback)
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The Book Thief (Paperback)

Paperback Published: 30/01/2014
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Here is a small fact - You are going to die 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier. Liesel, a nine-year-old girl, is living with a foster family on Himmel Street. Her parents have been taken away to a concentration camp. Liesel steals books. This is her story and the story of the inhabitants of her street when the bombs begin to fall. Some Important Information - This novel is narrated by Death. It's a small story, about: a girl an accordionist some fanatical Germans a Jewish fist fighter and quite a lot of thievery. Another thing you should know - death will visit the book thief three times.

Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
ISBN: 9780552779739

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“The Book Thief”

Gripping and, despite knowing the ending, enthralling and just a fantastically well written book

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5th February 2009
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“The Book Thief”

A very worthy book which deserves to find a wide readership (it's books like this which would be almost impossible to categorise under proposed age-banding schemes). The story is sweeping and very well told, with... More

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28th July 2008
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It's all been said in the previous reviews.
Read it and you won't be disappointed - brilliant!!!

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