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The Book Thief Paperback – 1 November 2013

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  • Paperback : 600 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1743515863
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1743515860
  • Product Dimensions : 12.9 x 3.7 x 19.8 cm
  • Publisher : Picador Australia (1 November 2013)
  • Language: : English
  • Customer Reviews:
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Book Description

It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier, and he will become busier still.

About the Author

Markus Zusak is the international bestselling author of six novels, including The Book Thief and most recently, Bridge of Clay. His work is translated into more than forty languages, and has spent more than a decade on the New York Times bestseller list, establishing Zusak as one of the most successful authors to come out of Australia.

All of Zusak's books - including earlier titles, The Underdog, Fighting Ruben Wolfe, When Dogs Cry (also titled Getting the Girl), The Messenger (or I am the Messenger) - have been awarded numerous honours around the world, ranging from literary prizes to readers choice awards to prizes voted on by booksellers.

In 2013, The Book Thief was made into a major motion picture, and in 2018 was voted one of America's all-time favourite books, achieving 14th position on the PBS Great American Read. Also in 2018, Bridge of Clay was selected as a best book of the year in publications ranging from Entertainment Weekly to the Wall Street Journal.

Markus Zusak grew up in Sydney, Australia, and still lives there with his wife and two children.

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