i am haunted by humans
This blog is dedicated to Markus Zusak and his books: The Book Thief, I am the Messenger and Wolfe Brothers (The Underdog, Fighting Ruben Wolfe, Getting the Girl)
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These posts are all related to his set visit in April 2013



 I just needed to draw some happy liesel x rudy

Just to remeber that there are actually quite a few heartwarming things about this book and not only tragedy

“His soul sat up. It met me. Those kinds of souls always do - the best ones. The ones who rise up and say “I know who you are and I am ready. Not that I want to go, of course, but I will come.” Those souls are always light because more of them have been put out. More of them have already found their way to other places.”

- Markus Zusak, The Book Thief

of those ten books, six were stolen, one showed up at the kitchen table, two were made for her by a hidden jew, and one was delivered by a soft, yellow-dressed afternoon.

“A human doesn’t have a heart like mine. The human heart is a line, whereas my own is a circle, and I have the endless ability to be in the right place at the right time. The consequence of this is that I’m always finding humans at their best and worst. I see their ugly and their beauty, and I wonder how the same thing can be both.”

- Death in The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

People … always talked about the girl who stood there wearing a pretty dress and a layer of Himmel Street dirt. 


I should hasten to admit, however, that there was a considerable hiatus between the first stolen book and the second. Another noteworthy point is that the first was stolen from snow and the second from fire.

-The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

It's just a small story really,about, among other things: