Front Row | The Book Thief
Based on The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Based on the bestselling novel by Markus Zusak, the film of The Book Thief - starring Geoffrey Rush and Emily Watson - tells the story of a spirited young girl Liesel in World War II Germany. Liesel finds solace from the war by stealing books and sharing them with others. Novelist Meg Rosoff reviews.Tweet
The Film Review | The Book Thief
Mark Kermode gives his unique take on the best and worst of the week's film and DVD releases, including the 2014 film adaptation of The Book Thief.
Saturday Review | The Book Thief
Tom Sutcliffe is joined by Linda Grant, Tom Holland and Kate Williams to review the cinematic adaptation of The Book Thief. The young adult novel narrated by Death about growing up in Nazi Germany has sold eight million copies worldwide. How appealing will its screen incarnation be to audiences?