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The Book Thief
The Book Thief
by Markus Zusak

The Book Thief Assignments & Activities

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Sample of Assignments & Activities

Objective: In several of his interviews, Marcus Zusak tells us that, when it came time to write The Book Thief, he was inspired by his mother's experience growing up in Germany during the Holocaust. Zusak was born in 1975...
Objective: We all like to think that we could be brave under stress, like the heroes of a comic series or like, say, Winston Churchill. But the fact is, most of us haven't been tested. How do we know that we'd save the day if we h...