The Book Thief

Markus Zusak 
<b>DON’T MISS <i>BRIDGE OF CLAY</i>, MARKUS ZUSAK’S FIRST NOVEL SINCE <i>THE BOOK THIEF</i>.</b><br /> &#xa0;<br /><b>The extraordinary #1&#xa0;<i>New York Times</i>&#xa0;bestseller that is now a major motion picture, Markus Zusak's unforgettable story is about the ability of books to feed the soul.</b><br /> &#xa0;<br /> <i><br />When Death has a story to tell, you listen.</i><br /><br /> It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier, and will become busier still.<br /><br /> Liesel Meminger is a foster girl living outside of Munich, who scratches out a meager existence for herself by stealing when she encounters something she can’t resist–books. With the help of her accordion-playing foster father, she learns to read and shares her stolen books with her neighbors during bombing raids as well as with the Jewish man hidden in her basement.&#xa0;<br /><br /> In superbly crafted writing that burns with intensity, award-winning author Markus Zusak, author of&#xa0;<i>I Am the Messenger,</i>&#xa0;has given us one of the most enduring stories of our time.<br /> &#xa0;<br /> “The kind of book that can be life-changing.” —<i>The New York Times</i><br /> &#xa0;<br /> “Deserves a place on the same shelf with <i>The Diary of a Young Girl </i>by Anne Frank.” —<i>USA Today</i>
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