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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
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
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Association of Jewish Libraries Teen Book Award, 2007.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2006
  • Book Sense Book of the Year for Children's Literature, 2007.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 9-12), 2009.
  • Kathleen Mitchell Award for Young Writers, 2006.
  • National Jewish Book Award, 2006.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: 2006
  • Sydney Taylor Book Award for Teen Readers, 2007.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2007.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2007
  • YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound - Literature and Language Arts: 2009
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2009
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
143953
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zusak, Markus
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
White, Trudy
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Book thefts
  • Storytelling
  • Death
  • Jews
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Germany
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The book thief, Markus Zusak ; illustrations by Trudy White
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This 10th-anniversary edition features pages of bonus content, including marked-up manuscript pages, original sketches, pages from the author's writing notebook, and an author interview
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
911171907
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Anniversary edition.
Extent
552 pages, 21 unnumbered page of plates
Isbn
9781101934180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The book thief, Markus Zusak ; illustrations by Trudy White
Publication
Note
This 10th-anniversary edition features pages of bonus content, including marked-up manuscript pages, original sketches, pages from the author's writing notebook, and an author interview
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
911171907
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Anniversary edition.
Extent
552 pages, 21 unnumbered page of plates
Isbn
9781101934180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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