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army
letter
Thief
Truck
seat
cigarette
broken leg
Reinhold Zucker
book
Hans Hubermann
Markus Zusak
The book thief

The Book Thief Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Accordion
Adolf Hitler
Book
Communism
Death
Foster
Fuhrer
Germany
Grave
Hans
Heil Hitler
Himmel
Jew
Liesel
Markus Zusak
Mein Kampf
Nazi
Rosa
Rudy
Saumensch
Watschen

The Book Thief Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Liesel's nickname for Rudy. Saukerl
Rosa Hubermann's nickname for Liesel. Saumensch
The street that Liesel and the other important people in her life lived on. Himmel Street
The mayor's wife; the women Liesel both despised and respected. Ilsa Hermann
The young man living (hiding) in Liesel's basement. Liesel's favorite Jew. Max Vandenburg
Rudy Steiner's idol; the American olympic black man who changed Rudy's life, and controlled many of his decisions and actions. Jesse Owens
The place where Hans Hubermann taught Liesel how to read. Also where Hans played his accordion sometimes. Basement
The man who switched seats with Hans Hubermann. He is indeed, the reason Hans lived after that day. We have his self-righteousness to thank. Reinhold Zucker
A story written by Max Vandenburg, to represent the relationship between Liesel, the Fuhrer, and himself. The Word shaker
The main character in The Book Thief. A girl who suffered a lot of loss and abandonment. Liesel Meminger
The one person Liesel love the most. The man who taught her to read, and to understand everything about the Fuhrer. Hans Hubermann
The man who basically caused all problems for Germany in the time taking place in The Book Thief. As a result of this, almost all the people that Liesel had ever loved and cared for were killed by the him. Hitler
The narrator of the story. The one who told The Book Thief in the perspective of all the characters. Death
Liesel's best friend, and love. The one who stuck to Liesel no matter what. Rudy Steiner
One of Liesel and Rudy's friends. Even though he had body tremors, and looked very creepy, he still had a big heart, and didn't disrespect anyone. Tommy Muller
The war going on ruining the lives of all Germans, Jews, and many more innocent people. World War two
What Death uses to describe what is going on in the book. Death is trying to paint a picture in your head of what is going on the book. imagery
A women who despised Rosa Hubermann, but learned to tolerate her, and enjoy the presence of Liesel. Frau Haltzapfel
The bombings against Germany that caused everyone to run for shelter, and pray for their lives. What killed almost everyone on Himmel Street. Airaid
What sustained all the characters through their hardships in The Book Thief. Love

The Book Thief Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

nicknamed "the book thief" Liesel
name of town that is the setting molching
name of street that liesel and rudy live on himmel
name of Jew that lives in the Hubermann's basement Max
narrator of the book Death
name of man that plays accordion and teaches liesel to read Hans
liesel's best friend rudy
first book diesel steals Grave Diggers Handbook
the very harsh woman, Liesel's foster mother rosa
the name of the fist book Max wrote for Liesel The standover man
who's library does Liesel always read at Ilsa hermann
why does Hans get to come back home broken leg
everything happens in the book during what war world war ii
boy who has trouble hearing tommy
author markus zusak

100 words Word Search

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things
toys
sun
sticks
trucks
plants
trees
sisters
shoes
sheep
songs
planes
fairies
clocks
rings
rain
rabbits
pigs
spiders
friends
mice
teeth
money
tomatoes
men
ants
letters
legs
kittens
houses
horses
bikes
oranges
pizzas
hands
pies
grass
snakes
girls
books
pets
flowers
trains
fish
clouds
feet
lizards
waves
snails
eyes
eggs
ducks
frogs
dolls
wind
dogs
cows
chickens
chairs
corn
children
cats
cars
cakes
dinosaurs
giants
boats
brothers
birds
bells
boys
bears
beds
balls
babies
apples

The Book Thief Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This is who narrates the novel. death
This is the time period in which the novel takes place. Many people died during this time in history. The Holocaust
The name of city in Germany where Liesel and her foster parents live. Molching
The instrument Liesel's father plays. accordion
The place Liesel stole her first book. graveyard
German word used to humiliate a female. saumensch
First name of Liesel's foster mother. Rosa
First name of Liesel's foster father. Hans
The leader of the Nazis's and the Holocaust. Adolf Hitler
The name Hitler gave the racial groups of people that he targeted. undesirables
The boy who lived next to Liesel, and who became her best friend. Rudy Steiner
The homes in Molching, on "The road of yellow stars" are homes to this group of people. Jews
This place is where the Jesse Owens incendent occurred. Hubert Oval
This is the gold medal olympian Hitler refused to shake hands with because he was African American. Jesse Owens
What Liesel used to describe her foster mother's personality. iron fist
This is what Liesel loved to look at outside her window. sky
This character did not belong to the group of Germans who supported Adolf Hitler. Hans
This is the place where Liesel's brother died, and the place Liesel wakes up having nightmares about. train
Liesel's foster father helped her to learn how to_______. read
The book Liesel and her father used when learning how to read, belonged to this person. Gravedigger
Liesel realized Han's accordion was telling a_______. story
This is what Rosa would say Hans smelled like. cigarettes
What begins in 1939? World War II

The Book Thief Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who is the narrator? Death
Who is the protagonist? Liesel
Person vs Society
What is the name of Liesel's Father Hans
What is the the theme? Power of words
What is the first book the protagonist steals? Grave Diggers Handbook
What is the english translation of Himmel Street? Heaven Street
"the only thing worse than a boy who hates you is A boy who loves you
What is mayor's wife name? Ilsa
Where is the setting? Mulching
Main character's brother died on a ______ train
Name of the Jewish man living in the basement max
What Country does the story takes place in? germany
what is the name of main character's best friend Rudy
What does Rudy constantly want from Liesel? kiss
Papa play an instrument called the ____ acordian
What did papa and Liesel bond over? Cigarettes
Who did Rudy want to be? Jesseowens
Death is haunted by what? Humans
What is the color of Hans eyes? silver

Book Thief Puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Main Character Liesel
The setting Molching, Germany
Love interest to Liesel Rudy steiner
Foster Parents to Liesel Hubermann
Narrator Death
Hidden Jewish street fighter Max
Mayor's wife Ilsa Hermann
Name of Liesel's diary The Book Thief
Military of Germany in 1940s Nazis
Street Liesel lives on Himmel Street
What does Liesel deliver for her foster mother? Laundry
Who did Liesel lose before leaving her mother Brother
The first book Liesel steals Grave Diggers Handbook
When Liesel learns to write, who does she write her first letter to? Mother
Rudy leaves ________ on the road to show he's not a thief Socks
What does Death say Germans like to do to things Burn
What does Max draw himself as Bird
Death says he is "_______ by humans" Haunted

The book thief Word Search

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Word Search
Description

fubrer
hans
hiel hitler
himmel street
hubermann
jews
liesel
nazi germany
rosa
street soccer

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak: Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

pitifully sad, abandoned, or lonely FORLORN
a plot or scheme MACHINATION
not conforming to accepted standards of morality IMMORAL
responsibility for a fault or wrong; blame CULPABILITY
reprimand someone severely CASTIGATE
a pause or gap in a sequence, series, or process HIATUS
express sharp disapproval or criticism of someone REBUKE
present in large numbers or quantities; plentiful PROLIFIC
fond of or characterized by joking; humorous or playful JOCULAR
in a state of disrepair or ruin as a result of age or neglect DILAPIDATED
show or feel elation or jubilation, especially as the result of a success EXULT
not securely held or in position; dangerously likely to fall or collapse PRECARIOUS
impossible to deny or disprove IRREFUTABLE
the quality of being friendly, cordial, or warmly polite AFFABILITY
showing strong feeling; forceful, passionate, or intense VEHEMENT
a great quantity of something arriving all at once DELUGE

The Book Thief Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The german word for mayor ,Heinz Herman is the mayor of molching, Germany Burgermeister
liesel and her brother took a train to their new home ,but on the way her brother died brother
tyrannical,ruthless leader, with Adolf hitler being the most famous of all Fuhrer
the country where the book thief takes place and where hitler is in power Germany
liesel's foster father Hans Hubermann
The street that the book thief lives on and the german word for heaven Himmel street
the people who practice judaism jew
the german word for communist and what people calls liesel's father kommunist
the protagonist in the book and steals books liesel
the jew that is in the Hubermann's basement Max Vandenburg
the biography written by Hitler Mein Kampf
the group that practices idealism in germany in the 30's Nazis
liesel's best friend Rudy steiner
liesel's foster mother who is mean Rosa Hubermann
the german word for pig that is used throughout the book Saumensch
the book that liesel stole from the book burning the shoulder shrug
the antagonist of the book theif and the leader of the nazi party Adolf Hitler
the narrator of "The Book Thief" death
what did liesel describe for the jew in her basement Clouds
videos and pictures used to make hitler rise to power Propaganda