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Narrated by death, The Book Thief my Markus Zusak is full of vivid figurative language, frustrating plot twists and plenty of emotional uprising.

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from loveatfirstbook.com

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Nomination for Most Unique Narrator: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak, which is narrated by Death. Yup, Death. What would make YOU steal a book? #bookthief #loveatfirstbook

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“It's not a big thing, but I guess it's true--big things are often just small things that are noticed.” ― Markus Zusak, I Am the Messenger

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“Usually we walk around constantly believing ourselves. "I'm okay" we say. "I'm alright". But sometimes the truth arrives on you and you can't get it off. That's when you realize that sometimes it isn't even an answer--it's a question. Even now, I wonder how much of my life is convinced.” ― Markus Zusak, The Book Thief

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Interview with Markus Zusak, author of The Book Thief Check this out before reading to find out about the author's inspiration and perspective on trying to write someone's favorite book.

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from nytimes.com

Stealing to Settle a Score With Life

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