The Resource The book thief, by Markus Zusak

The book thief, by Markus Zusak

Label
The book thief
Title
The book thief
Statement of responsibility
by Markus Zusak
Creator
Author
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
Awards note
Michael L. Printz Honor, 2007.
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
730
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
  • 5.1
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
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, by Markus Zusak
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special anniversary edition has bonus content, including a conversation with the author
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
552 pages
Isbn
9780385754729
Lccn
2005008942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Wagnalls Memorial Library copy 1 donated by Barbara Pabst.
  • Wagnalls Memorial Library copy 2 donated by the Kotwis Family.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)59098938
  • (OCoLC)859674548
Label
The book thief, by Markus Zusak
Publication
Note
Special anniversary edition has bonus content, including a conversation with the author
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
552 pages
Isbn
9780385754729
Lccn
2005008942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Wagnalls Memorial Library copy 1 donated by Barbara Pabst.
  • Wagnalls Memorial Library copy 2 donated by the Kotwis Family.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)59098938
  • (OCoLC)859674548

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