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the book thief

title: The Book Thief

author: Markus Zusak

genre: Fiction, WWII, Germany, orphan

suggested by: Mom

dates read: December 7th – December 11th

review: 5 out of 5 stars… 380 more words

Project Read

Nonsensical Comments

Alright, I decided I needed to do a post or two.
This one will be a bunch of rambling nonsense.
Sometime in the next 48 hours, another post will go up that includes for the first time in a long while… a poem. 410 more words

Just Plain Life

25 Days of Bookmas - Day 3!

Window number three, while I had a chocolate trumpet in my actual advent calendar, this one makes me very excited for my own Christmas.

What’s Your Favourite Christmas Scene in a book? 280 more words

Books

Tuesday Night Book Haul

I took a trip to Half Priced Books tonight, guys… I couldn’t help myself! I’m most excited to read Conversion and Daughter of Smoke and Bone.  25 more words

YA Lit

The failurist: Markus Zusak at TEDxSydney 2014

As kids in school, we are always taught that failing is the worst thing that could happen to you.

But is failing at things, really the end of life as many seem to teach us? 520 more words

TED Talks

The Collected Works of A.J. Fikry BY Gabrielle Zevin

Do you haunt bookstores? Find yourself looking for one of those quirky, small independent shops even on vacation? Have you ever fantasized about owning such a place, shelves stacked with books of all sorts, located in a quaint little town? 734 more words

Romance

the book thief

he used to say,
“anyone that gives a lent book
back to their owner must be insane,”
and i imagine him at a desk
soaking in book after book next to… 78 more words