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The Resource The Book Thief [electronic resource] :

The Book Thief [electronic resource] :

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The Book Thief [electronic resource] :
Title
The Book Thief [electronic resource] :
Statement of responsibility
by Markus Zusak
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
-- I Am the Messenger, “The kind of book that can be life-changing.” —The New York Times “Deserves a place on the same shelf with The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank.” —USA Today
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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zusak, Markus
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death (Personification)
  • Girl orphans
  • Book thefts
  • World War II
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • Books and reading
  • Death
  • Jews, German
  • Foster family
  • Friendship
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Holocaust (1933-1945)
  • Germany
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The Book Thief [electronic resource] :
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
THREE_M:e31r9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780307433848
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Book Thief [electronic resource] :
Publication
Control code
THREE_M:e31r9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780307433848
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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      585 Liberty Street SE, Salem, OR, 97301, US
      44.934972 -123.041775
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