• Black Instagram Icon

©2019 by Holocaust Center for Humanity

HolocaustCenterSeattle.org

info@holocaustcenterseattle.org | (206) 582-3000

The Book Thief

The extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller that is now a major motion picture, Markus Zusak's unforgettable story is about the ability of books to feed the soul.
Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read. 
When Death has a story to tell, you listen.
It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier, and will become busier still.
Liesel Meminger is a foster girl living outside of Munich, who scratches out a meager existence for herself by stealing when she encounters something she can’t resist–books. With the help of her accordion-playing foster father, she learns to read and shares her stolen books with her neighbors during bombing raids as well as with the Jewish man hidden in her basement. 
In superbly crafted writing that burns with intensity, award-winning author Markus Zusak, author of I Am the Messenger, has given us one of the most enduring stories of our time.

  • PRODUCT INFO

    Paperback, First Knopf trade paperback edition, 552 pages

    Published 2006 by Alfred A. Knopf (first published September 1st 2005)

  • SHIPPING INFO

    A $3 charge is added to offset the price of shipping. All proceeds go towards Holocaust education. 

$14.99Price