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- 1st American ed. - New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2006.
- 552 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Originally published: Australia : Pan Macmillan, 2005.
Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors.