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The Resource The book thief, Markus Zusak ; illustrations by Trudy White

The book thief, Markus Zusak ; illustrations by Trudy White

Label
The book thief
Title
The book thief
Statement of responsibility
Markus Zusak ; illustrations by Trudy White
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Awards note
  • Michael L. Printz Honor Book Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature
  • Book Sense Book of the Year Award
  • National Jewish Book Award
Cataloging source
KTX
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Zusak, Markus
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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White, Trudy
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  • Germany
  • Books and reading
  • Storytelling
  • Book thefts
  • Death
  • Jews
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Storytelling
  • Jews
  • Death
  • Books and reading
  • Book thefts
  • Germany
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The book thief, Markus Zusak ; illustrations by Trudy White
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published in Australia by Picador, an imprint of Pan Macmillan Pty Ltd, Sydney, in 2005"--Title page verso
  • Anniversary edition with new content includes: a new introduction by the author, excerpts from the author's notebook, handwritten notes from the manuscript, and the author's original sketches - cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn961182476
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
552 pages, 32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780375842207
Lccn
2005008942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780375842207
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)961182476
Label
The book thief, Markus Zusak ; illustrations by Trudy White
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Originally published in Australia by Picador, an imprint of Pan Macmillan Pty Ltd, Sydney, in 2005"--Title page verso
  • Anniversary edition with new content includes: a new introduction by the author, excerpts from the author's notebook, handwritten notes from the manuscript, and the author's original sketches - cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn961182476
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
552 pages, 32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780375842207
Lccn
2005008942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780375842207
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)961182476

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