The book thief
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The profoundly moving story of a girl who transforms the lives of those around her during World War II, Germany. Although Liesel is illiterate when she is adopted by a German couple, her adoptive father encourages her to learn to read. Ultimately, the power of words helps Liesel and Max, a Jew hiding in the family's home, escape from the events unfolding around them.

Item Details
Adoptive parents -- Drama.
Books and reading -- Drama.
Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Drama.
Illiterate persons -- Drama.
Jews -- Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Drama.
Reading -- Drama.
Storytelling -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama.
Feature films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
War films.
Other Authors:
Allam, Roger.
Nélisse, Sophie.
Percival, Brian, 1962-
Rush, Geoffrey, 1951-
Schnetzer, Ben.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Watson, Emily, 1967-
Zusak, Markus. Book thief. DVD.
Publisher, Date:
Los Angeles, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2014.
1 videodisc (ca. 125 min.) : sd, col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Special features: Deleted scenes; theatrical trailer.
Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Sophie Nelisse, Roger Allam, Ben Schnetzer.
DVD, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French).
For private home use only.
English, French or Spanish dialogue; Spanish, English subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Described video for the visually impaired.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
Link to PAC
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