The Book Thief

The Book Thief

By Janelle Blasdel; Markus Zusak; Kate Rudd (Performed by)

Brilliance Audio, Compact Disc, 9781455888054

Publication Date: April 2012

The CliffsNotes study guide on Zusak's The Book Thief supplements the original literary work, giving you background information about the author, an introduction to the work, a graphical character map, critical commentaries, expanded glossaries, and a comprehensive index, all for you to use as an educational tool that will allow you to better understand the work. This study guide was written with the assumption that you have read The Book Thief. Reading a literary work doesn t mean that you immediately grasp the major themes and devices used by the author; this study guide will help supplement your reading to be sure you get all you can from Zusak's The Book Thief. CliffsNotes Review tests your comprehension of the original text and reinforces learning with questions and answers, practice projects, and more. For further information on Zusak's The Book Thief, check out the CliffsNotes Resource Center at IN THIS AUDIOBOOK Hear an Introduction to The Book Thief Explore themes, character development, and recurring images in the Critical Commentaries Examine in-depth Character Analyses Reinforce what you learn to further your study online at

About the Author
Janelle Blasdel is the author of the CliffsNotes Lit Note on "The Hunger Games".

Markus Zusak is the award-winning author of The Book Thief and I Am the Messenger, both Michael L. Printz Honor Books. Markus Zusak's writing career began in high school, where he led a "pretty internal existence. . . . I always had stories in my head. So I started writing them." He lives with his wife and two children in Sydney, Australia, where he is currently working on his new novel Bridge of Clay.