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The Book Thief

The Book Thief

by Markus Zusak
Characters
Liesel Meminger
Liesel Meminger Timeline
Rudy Steiner
Rudy Steiner Timeline
Max Vandenburg
Max Vandenburg Timeline
Hans Hubermann
Rosa Hubermann
Death
Frau Ilsa Hermann
Werner Meminger
Paula Meminger
Liesel's Father
Erik Vandenburg
Max's Mother
Walter Kugler
Max's Uncle, Aunt Ruth, and Cousins
Hans Hubermann Junior
Trudy Hubermann
Alex Steiner
Barbara Steiner
The Steiner Kids
Tommy Müller
Frau Holtzapfel
Michael Holtzapfel
Robert Holtzapfel
Arthur Berg
Victor Chemell
Frau Diller
Franz Deutscher
Reinhold Zucker
Ludwig Schmeikl
Frau Hienrich
Heinz Hermann
Johann Hermann
Character Roles (Protagonist, Antagonist...)
Protagonist
Antagonist
GuideMentor
Romantic
Tools of Characterization
Themes
Quotes
Love
Love Quotes
Literature and Writing
Literature and Writing Quotes
War
War Quotes
Mortality
Mortality Quotes
Identity
Identity Quotes
Criminality
Criminality Quotes
Language and Communication
Language and Communication Quotes
Suffering
Suffering Quotes
Courage
Courage Quotes
Best of the Web
Module Quizzes
Module Flashcards
Quotes (What was Said)
Quotes (What was Said) Flashcards
Quotes (What was Said) True or False
Themes (For the Most Part)
Themes (For the Most Part) Flashcards
Themes (For the Most Part) True or False
Symbols
Symbols Flashcards
Symbols True or False
Why Not Money?
Why Not Money? Flashcards
Why Not Money? True or False
Steal Away
Steal Away Flashcards
Steal Away True or False
Catch It If You Can
Catch It If You Can Flashcards
Catch It If You Can True or False
Study Questions
Essay
The Book Thief
Current Events & Pop Culture
Challenges & Opportunities
Assignments & Activities
Characterization
Chew On This
Character Journal Entry
Facebook Plot Summary
Archetypes
Symbolism, Allusion, and Irony
Literary Devices
Adaptation
Why Should I Care?
The Post-Memory Project
Courage Protocol
Re-Imagining the Story
Discussion & Essay Questions
Reading Quizzes
Related History & Literature on Shmoop
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