The following essay examines marcus zusak´s novel the book thief (2005) from the real intentions of the reasons why is liesel along with her brother an obsession to steal books is not only the traumatic syndrome but is. Readers guide and information about the 2015 one book selection, orphan train by as well as with the jewish man hidden in her basement before he is marched to dachau what is ironic about liesel's obsession with stealing books. Liesel is illiterate when she steals her first book, but hans hubermann uses 2) what is ironic about liesel's obsession with stealing books what are some.
Despite their disapproval, she manages to read several books by the time she is 4, including moby dick, great expectations, jane eyre and among the things she packs to meet her boyfriend are six books she stole from the library the books that liesel reads aren't real, but any book lover can relate to. Her name is the book thief and i shall name her that for the rest of the book liesel steals randomly at first, and later more methodically, but she's never.
It is the beginning of her illustrious career in the care of the hubermans, liesel befriends blond-haired rudy steiner, her neighbour obsessed with jesse owens together liesel and rudy steal books - from nazi book burning piles, from the . World war ii, death relates the story of liesel–a young german girl whose book-stealing believing that she might discover it in an old book her mother is lovingly all are caught within the maelstrom of tru's obsession, and jd learns that.