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The Book Thief

The Book Thief


by Markus Zusak

The Book Thief Mortality Quotes

How we cite our quotes: Citations follow this format: (Chapter.Paragraph)

Quote #10

It kills me sometimes, how people die. (70.7)

Death can get just a tad sarcastic, especially when people he doesn't approve of die. This is his comment on Reinhold Zucker, the man who dies after forcing Hans to swap seats with him, and thus, unwittingly, saving Hans's life.

Quote #11

They hugged and cried and fell on the floor. (87.4)

We quote this passage to show you those who didn't die – Liesel and Max. Were you surprised when Max walks through the door of Alex Steiner's tailor shop? If not, how did you see it coming?

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