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9 Books Perfect For When You Just Need To Hermit Away And Cry

1. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak This book will break you in a million tiny ways and leave you a shattered, sobbing mess by the end.

“Sometimes I think my papa is an accordion. When he looks at me and smiles and breathes, I hear the notes.”

Gentle, generous, kind and patient, The Book Thief's Hans Huberman might just be the ultimate top pop. Read an extract on Liesel's papa from Markus Zuzak's best selling novel.

Megan Abbot Developing MTV Series Based On 'The Fever'

Author Megan Abbott is developing an MTV series based on her book The Fever, working with Sarah Jessica Parker’s Pretty Matches Productions, and producer Karen Rosenfelt (who worked on The Book Thief, The Devil Wears Prada and Twilight). Show More Summary

The Book Thief Voted Most Popular Book in Australia

10 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

What’s the most popular book in Australia? According to the results of Dymocks Bookstore’s booklover’s 101 survey, that honor belongs to Markus Zusak’s The Book Thief. More than 15,000 bibliophiles participated in this survey. Here’s...Show More Summary

What you need to know about your digital life after death

"One small fact: You are going to die," Death says in the opening of The Book Thief. "Despite every effort, no one lives forever." If you've come to terms with that (or have at least thought of death at one time or another), perhaps you've prepared f...

It's Not Too Late for Barnes & Noble to Save Itself

Jae C. Hong/AP Bibliophiles know that every book doesn't have a happy ending, and for a while it seemed as if Barnes & Noble (BKS) shareholders would face the same "feel-bad" fate as readers of "Romeo & Juliet," "The Book Thief," "Of...Show More Summary

Five Real Book Thieves

last yearArts / Writing : LitReactor

Who doesn’t love a good heist story? Markus Zusak may have popularized the idea in his YA novel, 'The Book Thief,' but literary theft isn’t exclusive to the realm of fiction. Column by Leah Dearborn photo by Simon Lesley Although Markus...Show More Summary

Katherine Paterson Lit Adaptation ‘The Great Gilly Hopkins’ Adds Julia Stiles, More

EXCLUSIVE: Julia Stiles has joined the cast of The Great Gilly Hopkins, an adaptation of Bridge To Terabithia author Katherine Paterson’s YA novel of the same name. The Book Thief‘s Sophia Nelisse is playing young protagonist Gilly, who dreams of being reunited one day with her mysterious and exotic mother. Show More Summary

Director Brian Percival Exits AMC Pilot ‘Knifeman’

AMC Studios is looking for a new director to helm AMC drama pilot Knifeman after The Book Thief director Brian Percival, tapped for the job in March, had to pull out for personal reasons. Based on Wendy Moore’s John Hunter biographyShow More Summary

Crazy 3-D Newspaper Ad Brilliantly Hides a Whole Kitchen Inside a Classifieds Page

Innovative newspaper ads are a rare beast. We've seen a few fun ones lately—the Game of Thrones ad with the dragon shadow; the ad for the movie The Book Thief with two almost completely blank pages. Here's an interesting one from Colombia. Show More Summary

Germany Cuts Funding for Film Tax Incentive

The German tax incentive program has backed such projects as "The Grand Budapest Hotel," "The Monuments Men" and "The Book Thief." read more

AMC Sets Directors For ‘Knifeman’ & ‘Galyntine’ Pilots

AMC Studios has tapped The Book Thief director Brian Percival (Downton Abbey) to helm the pilot for Knifeman, the drama about a charming, arrogant surgeon who robs graves and harvests organs in 18th century London. Rolin Jones (United...Show More Summary

REVIEW: The Book Thief

The Coming of Age book has become fodder for dystopian science fiction and fantasy while some of the toughest Worldbuilding is done right here, on the planet Earth. Things don’t get more dystopian than growing up in Nazi Germany during World War II. Show More Summary

This Week In Home Entertainment: Inside Llewyn Davis, The Book Thief And More

Inside Llewyn Davis Blu-ray The Coen Brothers picked an attractive setting for their latest theatrical endeavor. Greenwich Village in the sixties is a place bustling with life, art and plenty of movement--even during the cold, grey days of winter—making for a great place and time to introduce a character. Show More Summary

'The Book Thief' John Williams Featurette | EXCLUSIVE

2 years agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

The legendary composer discusses setting up the score for the Oscar nominated drama, on Blu-ray and DVD March 11. [...]

Lena Dunham Deletes & Apologizes for Molestation Joke Tweet

Find out what Lena Dunham deleted from her Twitter feed- US Weekly Is Paula Patton leaning toward reconciling with Robin Thicke?- TMZ Win a FREE copy of The Book Thief on Blu-ray- Just Jared Jr Band of Brothers veteran dies at 90- Entertainment Weekly Katie Holmes is returning to television- Lainey Gossip Jessica Simpson shares [...]

'The Book Thief' Sophie Nelisse Joining Glenn Close for 'Gilly Hopkins'

After making a splash with a fantastic performance in The Book Thief, young Sophie Nelisse has lined up a new adaptation, this time of a book geared towards kids. Variety has word that Nelisse will lead The Great Gilly Hopkins, an adaptation of the Newbery Award-winning book of the same name by Katherine Paterson. Show More Summary

Berlin Briefs: Sophie Nélisse To Play ‘Gilly Hopkins’; ‘Max Steel’ Casts Two; More

The Great Gilly Hopkins is a project that was originally announced at last year’s EFM with Kathy Bates and Danny Glover aboard. The title role has now been cast with The Book Thief‘s Sophie Nélisse playing a wisecracking girl who moves from foster home to foster home until she lands at the house of the weird Maime Trotter (Bates). Show More Summary

The Book Thief: Being Human in the Midst of Inhumanity

A World War II film with an unexpected theme. "I'm always finding humans at their best and their worst," concludes Death, narrator of the new film, The Book Thief, "I see their ugliness and their beauty, and I wonder how the same thing...Show More Summary

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