Here is a small fact – You are going to die. – Death
1939.Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier. Liesel, a nine-year-old girl, is living with a foster family on Himmel Street. Her parents have been taken away to a concentration camp. Liesel steals books. This is her story and the story of the inhabitants of her street when the bombs begin to fall. Some Important Information – This novel is narrated by Death. It’s a small story, about: a girl an accordionist some fanatical Germans a Jewish fist fighter and quite a lot of thievery. Another thing you should know – Death will visit the book thief three times.
To celebrate the release of The Book Thief movie in South Africa, we are running a very special competition.
We love the imagery and beauty of The Book Thief. We also love Pinterest, Instagram, Snapseed and filters. You see where we’re going with this?
Take a photo of a copy of The Book Thief, make it the most beautiful photo ever taken and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will put all of the photos up on our Pinterest board, and the photo with the most likes will win a R5000 Exclusive Books voucher!
Put text on it, add a filter, put in action figures – make this the best Book Thief photo and you could win the R5000 voucher. You can get some inspiration from our Pinterest board here. As always, terms and conditions apply. Competition entries end Monday 3rd of February. Voting will continue till 7th of February when the winner will be announced.