"Markus Natten" Essays and Research Papers

  • The Book Thief essay

    Question: Analyse how an idea is developed in texts you have studied. Many meaningful language features and techniques are used by Markus...

    Evil, Good and evil, Markus Zusak 935 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Book Thief Essay

    Magazine reflects on this aspect of human nature. “The madness {lies} in the fact that the savage and the splendid can exist in one creature, one person and...

    Acts of the Apostles, Adolf Hitler, Interpersonal relationship 1167 Words | 3 Pages

  • CHicken

    overcome when you were a teenager? “You’re far from this. This story is just another few hundred pages of your mind.” Markus Zusak, the author...

    Accept, Ace, Comedy 940 Words | 3 Pages

  • Book Theif by Markus Zusak

    Essay Most good novels allow the reader to walk a mile in someone else’s shoes. Through language, characterisation and relationships the author is able to...

    Adolf Hitler, Führer, Markus Zusak 716 Words | 2 Pages

  • Importance of Tolerance

    of four texts, I believe that this wasn’t the case and that intolerance and prejudicial attitudes were common. The four texts that I have chosen that show...

    Adolf Hitler, Discrimination, Hester Prynne 1375 Words | 3 Pages

  • the messenger themes essay

    Novel Essay The Messenger “Everyone can live beyond what they are capable of.” Discuss in relation to ‘The Messenger” The Messenger by...

    Friendship, Interpersonal relationship, Love 1038 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Value of Teaching the Book Thief

    who can take it. Markus Zusak took a creative approach in writing the novel that the appalling subject matter is made more tolerable. The thing...

    Education, Fiction, Literature 976 Words | 3 Pages

  • Review of "The Book Thief"

    Review of The Book Thief by Markus Zusak It seems sometimes like the market for young adult literature is written down to the readers,...

    Death, Foster care, Jesse Owens 1196 Words | 3 Pages

  • Comparing Hypocrisy in the Book Thief and the Merchant of Venice

    and all his friends criticize Shylock for hating Antonio. Therefore, Antonio is a hypocrite because his behavior does not conform to his beliefs. Besides...

    Antisemitism, Jews, Markus Zusak 1054 Words | 3 Pages

  • Alienation - “the Book Thief” by Markus Zusak, “Elephant Man” and “Othello”

    The texts “The Book Thief” by Markus Zusak, “Elephant man” the film by David Lynch and “Othello” by William Shakespeare, can all be connected...

    David Lynch, John Hurt, Joseph Merrick 624 Words | 2 Pages

  • Sonnet 43

    “I have hated words and I have loved them, and I hope I have made them right.”  ― Markus Zusak, The Book Thief “Like most misery, it started...

    English-language films, Face, Markus Zusak 461 Words | 2 Pages

  • Student

    Tazmi Siddique English Comp 105 Analysis Essay – The Book Thief In The Book Thief (2005), Markus Zusak, illustrates many different...

    English-language films, Human, Markus Zusak 785 Words | 3 Pages

  • Book Thief Essay

    love people when they’re loveable. It’s harder to love them when they’re not.” This quote from an anonymous source expresses how much harder it is to love...

    Death, Foster care, Interpersonal relationship 895 Words | 4 Pages

  • English Speech Essay on The book thief by Marcus Zusak

    English “The Book Thief” Speech Acceptance and suffering represents the protagonist Liesel, and the Australian author Markus Zusak, this also...

    Adolf Hitler, Foster care, Friendship 931 Words | 2 Pages

  • Fighting for your lives

    'The Book Thief,' by Markus Zusak Fighting for Their Lives Sign In to E-Mail This Print Review by JOHN GREEN...

    Adolf Hitler, Fiction, Fighting Ruben Wolfe 1164 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Book Thief

    In the first chapters of Markus Zusak's The Book Thief, the protagonist Liesel Meminger experiences conflicts which drive her actions, actions...

    Citation, English-language films, Green Line 518 Words | 2 Pages

  • English Essay

    English Essay – Elliot Davenport INTRO The Messenger by Markus Zusak is a novel published in 2002. The plot centers itself around a 19 year...

    Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis, Love, Markus Zusak 803 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Book Thief

    Book Thief is how the use of words, for good or for evil, can change everything. His choice to use Death as a narrator was a great idea, as Death watches,...

    A Story, Adolf Hitler, Evil 488 Words | 2 Pages

  • Book Theif Notes

    Liesel writes The most important book of them all, it’s the one that saves her life. Author The author of the novel is Markus Zusak. He was...

    Character, Fiction, Markus Zusak 678 Words | 4 Pages

  • Innocence of Liesel Meminger

    seized in that graveyard she is lost and does not know what to do. It was the cold graveyard, the thought of her mom leaving her forever in the midst of her...

    Book, Innocence, Markus Zusak 511 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Book Thief - Importance of Words

    easily contradict themselves. Even in the worst hours of darkness, they persevere. Also, one person may do something great for someone else, while another...

    Evil, God, Good and evil 770 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Book Thief Review

    of the accordion and the role that is has to play in the life of Liesel here. Albeit indirect, this pioneering explanation gives the reader their first...

    A Story, Accordion, Danube 1022 Words | 3 Pages

  • Fighting, Ruben Wolfe

    Fighting Ruben Wolfe by Markus Zusak Fighting Ruben Wolfe is just a novel about teenage boys fighting. Discuss. Fighting Ruben Wolfe by...

    Economics, Family, Father 534 Words | 2 Pages

  • extensive holiday reading scheme

    Investigator or Ghost Hunter", which takes a closer look at the investigation aspect of paranormal investigation. This follow up book also provides...

    Cold spot, English language, Ghost 1664 Words | 9 Pages

  • Abandonment in the Book Thief

    "No matter how many times she was told she was loved there was no recognition that the proof was in the abandonment" (Zusak 32). The novel The Book Thief by...

    Abandonment, Love, Markus Zusak 788 Words | 2 Pages

  • When dogs cry

    The novel When Dogs Cry by Markus Zusak is a boy meets girl story but it is more than that. It relates to brotherly love and a boy finding...

    2000s music groups, Dog, Family 744 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Book Thief Essay

    Taylor Worthington Mr. Dwyer Honors English 3-4 Black 9 June 2014 Independent Novel Essay Small literary devices create maximized results in the novel, The...

    Adolf Hitler, Fiction, Foreshadowing 1395 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Book Thief Max's Books

    important role in Liesels life and are a metaphor for her and Max’s friendship. In the stand over man and the word shaker Max makes the connection to Liesel...

    Adolf Hitler, Book, Markus Zusak 512 Words | 2 Pages

  • The book thief

    friend died. Liesel was devastated. I think that this would have shaken my world. I think this book has taught me some valuable lessons that I will take with...

    Death, Foster care, Life 1196 Words | 4 Pages

  • Book Thief Essay on Hope

    *Insert unknown title here* The Holocaust was a time in history where hatred and violence was expressed in many different ways. Millions of Jews were...

    Adolf Hitler, Ethics, Jews 3588 Words | 9 Pages

  • The Book Thief: the Life of Hans

    Markus Zusak writes the exciting account of The Book Thief; the book is placed in Nazi Germany. Hans’ ability to avoid death has often left...

    Adolf Hitler, Markus Zusak, Michael L. Printz Award 569 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Book Thief Analysis

    of How to Read Literature like a Professor can better enhance a reader’s awareness of hidden messages and symbols within certain works of literature. In...

    Markus Zusak, Novel, Reader 740 Words | 2 Pages

  • holden

    Death’s Aspect of Humans Death, the narrator of The Book Thief by Markus Zusak, is a blunt and sarcastic commentator. He carries out the...

    Adolf Hitler, Africa, Human 965 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Book Thief Essay

    Thief Essay Death is a very well-known figure that is feared by many in all countries. He is suspected of being cruel, disturbing and all synonyms of...

    Emotion, Feeling, Life 1079 Words | 3 Pages

  • Grace Hogu1

     Grace Hogue Honors English 10 Theme- The Book Thief In The Book Thief (2005), Markus Zusak, illustrates many powerful messages. The...

    A Story, Human, Markus Zusak 1456 Words | 6 Pages

  • Book Thief Essay

    TITLE OF THE BOOK: The Book Thief AUTHOR: Markus Zusak NO. OF PAGES: 550 pages GENRE OF BOOK: Historical Fiction DATE: December 17th, 2013...

    Foster care, Human, Markus Zusak 1713 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Book Thief - How the Character of Max Is Created

    Explore how character is created by the author in the extract provided In this historical fiction novel “the book thief” by Markus Zusak, the...

    Fiction, Luck, Markus Zusak 518 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Usage of Foreshadowing in "The Book Theif

    Stephan Muccular 5/17/12 English 1 Mr. Smith Authors use a variety of literary devices to make a book more interesting and keep the reader in suspense....

    Fiction, Foreshadowing, Literary technique 543 Words | 2 Pages

  • Fighting Ruben Wolfe- Marcus Zusak

    for his family because he doesn’t want to let his family down. He feels really guilty for losing his job and not earning any money for his family. Clifford...

    Markus Zusak, Terrence Howard 701 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Book Thief

    reader’s imagination to run wild through the stories and characters in the books. Books have also benefited the authors allowing them to gain prestige with...

    Cryobiology, Film, Film director 1652 Words | 7 Pages

  • Words Can Changes Your Views: The Book Thief Literary Essay

    Words Can Changes Your Views: The Book Thief Literary Essay Wouldn’t you like to read a book where the author gives you details of his or her story in...

    Fiction, Human, Literary devices 731 Words | 2 Pages

  • Book Thief Essay

    ugliest brutality. Words are more influential than thought, and can have a powerful impact on how one interprets things, how one feels, and more importantly,...

    Adolf Hitler, Fear, Markus Zusak 1382 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Cloudy Book Thief

    Jessica Schwartz English 10.28 October 3, 2013 Figurative Language The Cloudy Book Thief In the scene of The Book Thief by Markus Zusak,...

    Cloud, Markus Zusak, Michael L. Printz Award 464 Words | 2 Pages

  • Stolen Words

    Stolen Words One can receive words as direction while others use them in negative ways. Words are highly influential on Liesel’s life in The Book Thief by...

    Adolf Hitler, Führer, Grave Digger 446 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Book Theif

    The Book Thief strikes again! Have you ever wondered what it’s like to steal something with the adrenaline pumping through your veins? In The Book Thief,...

    English-language films, Markus Zusak, Michael L. Printz Award 550 Words | 2 Pages

  • Book Theif

    Book: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak Synopsis: In Nazi Germany a young girl named Liesel Meminger catches the attention of Death himself,...

    Adolf Hitler, Azrael, Benedict Cumberbatch 449 Words | 2 Pages

  • selfdiscovery

    “Analyse the ways in which the themes of good and evil in humanity are explored in Markus zusak “the book thief” -Approach -underline key...

    Core issues in ethics, Evil, God 380 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Book Theif Movie Reflection

     “The Book Thief” Movie Reflection People always say 'the book is so much better than the movie'. In The Book Thief’s case, I agree with this statement. In...

    And All That Could Have Been, English-language films, Markus Zusak 750 Words | 2 Pages

  • Character Analysis Essay

    Haley Squiers Goodman Period 1 May 14, 2013 Character Analysis Essay In The Book Thief by Markus Zusak, the author uses...

    Character, Markus Zusak, Michael L. Printz Award 459 Words | 2 Pages

  • English and Tagalog Quotations

    himself black and defeated the world. She was the book thief without the words. Trust me, though, the words were on their way, and when they arrived,...

    I Love You, ILOVEYOU, Love 2436 Words | 12 Pages

  • Esaay

    Question no. 2 “Forget the big player in the world; it is the people in the margins of our society whose stories are most compelling.” Essay writing...

    Character, English-language films, Fiction 587 Words | 2 Pages

  • English Rewrite Project

    Ryota Hashimoto Following the Fate Every person in the world dies for a reason. Markus Zusak presents in The Book Thief a German girl named...

    Death, Die, English-language films 706 Words | 3 Pages

  • Legal Notes

    ‘belonging’ as expressed in the novel, THE BOOK THIEF by Markus Zusak, in particular, the notion that ______.! 2. The idea of ‘belonging’ is...

    Adolf Hitler, Hitler Youth, Jews 1669 Words | 5 Pages

  • another look at the hollocaust

    Another look at the Holocaust 1. The title of the book is The Book Thief, and it was written by the very creative author Markus Zusak. 2. a....

    Adolf Hitler, It Was Written, Jews 366 Words | 1 Pages

  • top 5 list holocaust

    memories with Liesel have been built around this object and right when he dies it is being played as a tribute to both him and Rosa. Liesel grabs the...

    Cadaver, Death, Markus Zusak 866 Words | 2 Pages

  • The Book Thief Analysis

    shadowy figure going about his daily business grimly, silently and without emotion across the earth; a ghastly form which does not care in the least about...

    Death, Earth, Explanation 524 Words | 2 Pages

  • Naturally Unexpected

    Naturally Unexpected Friendship has the power to overcome many obstacles and has the strength to distract people from cruel situations. In both the movie...

    Book, Debut albums, Friendship 767 Words | 2 Pages

  • thebookthiefbookreport

    Sabrena Callihan English 10, Period 1 May 31, 2014 Mr. Milliken, 203 The Book Thief Many people have lost family members, and many wrestle with the...

    Death, Family, Foster care 762 Words | 3 Pages

  • Taylor Gambill

    Taylor Gambill Mrs. Mantooth English II honors – period 1 22 January 2013 The Book Thief essay Love is a major theme in The Book Thief by...

    American films, English-language films, Good and evil 500 Words | 2 Pages

  • Cancer and Its Treatments

    Markus Zusak’s The Book Thief is narrated by Death, who repetitively reminds readers that death is ever-present. This also keeps readers...

    As Time Goes By, Casablanca, Life 640 Words | 2 Pages

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