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The Book Thief

The Book Thief


by Markus Zusak

Current Events & Pop Culture

Available to teachers only as part of the The Book Thief Teacher Pass

The Book Thief Teacher Pass includes:

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Sample of Current Events & Pop Culture

Chatting with Zusak

In this short interview (a bit over 4 minutes), Zusak talks about the memories (his dear old mum's) that inspired this book. You might want to screen this puppy for your students, and make sure to tell them that it pays to pay attention to your elders.