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The Book Thief

The Book Thief

  

by Markus Zusak

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Michael Holtzapfel

Character Analysis

Michael is one of Frau Holtzapfel's sons. He loses three of his fingers in Stalingrad. He comes home to break the news that her other son, Robert, is dead. Michael hangs himself in Molching, over guilt at surviving when his brother dies.

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