- Author : MARKUS ZUSAK
- Publisher : RHUK; Media tie-in edition (
- Language : English
- Paperback : 560 pages
- ISBN-13 : 978-0552779739
- Reading age : Baby and up
- Item Weight : 381 g
- Dimensions : 12.7 x 3.5 x 19.8 cm
ABOUT THE BOOK
'Life affirming, triumphant and tragic . . . masterfully told. . . but also a wonderful page-turner' Guardian
'Brilliant and hugely ambitious' New York Times
HERE IS A SMALL FACT - YOU ARE GOING TO DIE
1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier.
Liesel, a nine-year-old girl, is living with a foster family on Himmel Street. Her parents have been taken away to a concentration camp. Liesel steals books. This is her story and the story of the inhabitants of her street when the bombs begin to fall.
SOME IMPORTANT INFORMATION - THIS NOVEL IS NARRATED BY DEATH
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
MARKUS ZUSAK is the bestselling author of six novels, including THE BOOK THIEF. His books have been translated into more than forty languages, to both popular and critical acclaim. He lives in Sydney with his wife and two children.