The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

The Book Thief is a best-selling novel by Markus Zusak published in 2005. It was a 2007 Michael L. Printz Award Honor Book. As of September 2009 it has been on the New York Times Children's Best Seller list for 105 weeks. Although American publisher Knopf has marketed the 552 page book set in Nazi Germany as a young-adult novel, it was originally intended and published in Zusak's native Australia specifically for adults.

The 386th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 6th on Paste Magazine's Best Books of the Decade(2000-2009) (Paste Magazine)
  2. - 56th on Top 100 World Literature Titles (Perfection Learning)
  3. - Best Books Ever (bookdepository.com)
  4. - 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon.com (UK))
  5. - The Great American Read (PBS)
  6. - From Zero to Well-Read in 100 Books (Jeff O'Neal at Bookriot.com)
  7. - 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon.com (USA))

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Book Thief Library Binding 3628622 $26.06 $6.98 2006
The Book Thief Paperback 481693 $24.27 $24.27 2013
The Book Thief (Exclusive Collector's Edition) Hardcover 1245312 $5.97 $0.01
The Book Thief Library Binding 3213512 $13.90 $7.99 2007
The Book Thief Audio CD 2445 $16.09 $17.48 2013
La ladrona de libros (Vintage Espanol) (Spanish Edition) Paperback 10416 $7.75 $7.87 2010
La ladrona de libros (Vintage Espanol) (Spanish Edition) Kindle Edition 15563 $5.98 2012
The Book Thief The Book Thief Audio CD 2102074 $49.34 $47.77 2006
By Markus Zusak The Book Thief (First) Hardcover 1245177 $31.00 $20.98 2006
The Book Thief Paperback 2326303 $11.22 $2.89 2016
The Book Thief (10th Anniversary Edition) Paperback 14990 $9.75 $9.56
The Book Thief Audio CD 5250579 $24.72
Die Bucherdiebin (German Edition) Paperback 868084 $12.58 $12.32 2008
Die B├╝cherdiebin Hardcover 2931761 $22.07 $22.07 2008
Die Bucherdiebin Audio CD 5710947 $25.30 $46.95 2008
The Book Thief Hardcover 2129142 $28.16 $28.15 2006
The Book Thief Audible Audio Edition 182 $26.95 2006
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (2007-09-11) Hardcover 584008 $26.78 $6.79
The Book Thief (Definitions) Paperback 861595 $9.42 $0.97
[The Book Thief] (By: Markus Zusak) [published: October, 2013] Paperback 1464220 $6.98 2013
The Book Thief (Definitions) by Markus Zusak (3-Jan-2008) Paperback Paperback 913152 $16.77 $14.25
The Book Thief Hardcover 718900 $11.49 $3.77 2006
The Book Thief Hardcover 1188287 $19.77 $3.30 2006
The Book Thief Audio CD 276181 $26.73 $12.00 2006
The Book Thief Hardcover 890945 $16.70 $1.83 2006
The Book Thief Paperback 619841 $4.45 $1.34 2013
La ladrona de libros / The Book Thief (Spanish Edition) Hardcover 2680342 $31.05 $25.03 2008
The Book Thief (the annual selected book of Amazon Online Book Store in 2006) (Chinese Edition) Paperback 7418897 $969.00 $6.00 2007
The Book Thief Paperback 104 $6.89 $1.87 2007
[(The Book Thief )] [Author: Markus Zusak] [Sep-2007] Paperback 1386906 $25.75 $5.10 2007
Die B├╝cherdiebin: Ausgezeichnet mit dem Deutschen Jugendliteraturpreis 2009 (German Edition) Kindle Edition 457745 $9.59 2008
Traditional Chinese Edition of 'The Book Thief' ('Tou Shu Zei', NOT in English) Paperback 1234429 $25.49 $0.74 2000
The Book Thief Kindle Edition 4 $6.54 2007
The Book Thief (Chinese Edition) Hardcover 1619033 $13.60 $39.61 2018
Book Thief: Novel-Ties Study Guide Paperback 929023 $16.95 $13.15 2009
[(The Book Thief )] [Author: Markus Zusak] [Oct-2013] Audio CD 1839789 $41.01 $19.99 2013
The Book Thief Paperback 63672 $8.13 $0.99
The Book Thief Movie tie:BOOK THIEF {Book Thief}:[THE BOOK THIEF] :The Book Thief Paperback :by Markus Zusak Mass Market Paperback 2043867 $21.75 $13.97
[(The Book Thief )] [Author: Markus Zusak] [Sep-2006] Audio CD 1896777 $49.99 2006