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The book thief, by Markus Zusak

Label
The book thief
Title
The book thief
Statement of responsibility
by Markus Zusak
Creator
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
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 Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
143953
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zusak, Markus
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
730L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
5.1
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Storytelling
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Books and reading
  • Storytelling
  • Death
  • Jews
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Germany
  • Germany
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The book thief, by Markus Zusak
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Australia : Pan Macmillan, 2005
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
596971
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
552 pages
Isbn
9780375831003
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2005008942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780375831003
Label
The book thief, by Markus Zusak
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Australia : Pan Macmillan, 2005
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
596971
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
552 pages
Isbn
9780375831003
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2005008942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780375831003

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