Currently reading: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Overview (via Goodreads):

HERE IS A SMALL FACT - YOU ARE GOING TO DIE. 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier. Liesel, a nine-year-old girl, is living with a foster family on Himmel Street. Her parents have been taken away to a concentration camp. Liesel steals books. This is her story and the story of the inhabitants of her street when the bombs begin to fall. SOME IMPORTANT INFORMATION - THIS NOVEL IS NARRATED BY DEATH. It's a small story, about: a girl, an accordionist, some fanatical Germans, a Jewish fist fighter, and quite a lot of thievery. ANOTHER THING YOU SHOULD KNOW - DEATH WILL VISIT THE BOOK THIEF THREE TIMES



Book info (via Goodreads):
Pages554
Published September 8th 2007 by Black Swan (first published March 14th 2006)
ISBN0552773891 (ISBN13: 9780552773898)
Edition languageEnglish
Original titleThe Book Thief

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