Is it good he looked up from the pages, he smiled it's the best book i've ever read it saved my life(217) this quote is important because this is when liesel and max started to talk for the first time and found something in common, books compare liesel and max liesel and max -both liesel and max have a a foster family. In the book thief, liesel relates to max because they are in similar situations both have left (or been left by) their families to live with the hubermanns liesel is max's link to the outside. Liesel not only cares about specific people in her life such as hans, rudy, and max, she cares about justice in general, and feels frustrated and angry at the injustices perpetuated by hitler and war. Liesel grows trust for rdy because he never told anyone about max and he was the only one to know she borrowed books from bürgermeister hermann's house 6 death is the film's omniscient narrator. Liesel arrives on himmel street, max comes and hides in liesel's house name 3 important events in the climax in the book thief max gets caught, people die from bombing, max returns to molching.
Max talking to liesel in the basement-the book thief max should be the next doctor max talking to liesel in the basement and it s obvious on their faces that they are best friends. The book is about max's life standover man is his father max was always in a fight the bird is max talks about his childhood and how he grew up talks about the hubermanns friendship liesel was max's best friend all about him and liesel max and liesels relationship was a very key component to the book. The story reveals through her treatment of liesel and willingness to take in max, however, that beneath her tough exterior she is in fact kind and caring max vandenburg - the hubermann's secret lodger.
Max overhears liesel remark that his hair looks like feathers by the fire, liesel finally asks max whether mein kampf is a good book, and max says that it is saved his life max begins telling the story of his life over the next few weeks. According to death, liesel's book, the book thief, is divided in this way as well so, we think a good way to analyze liesel's character so, we think a good way to analyze liesel's character we'll look at how she grows and changes between 1939 and 1943 by looking at what each of the books mean to her. One night max overhears liesel telling hans that max's hair is like feathers later she asks about mein kampf, and max tells the story of how it saved his life he begins to tell his story, piece by piece, over the course of many nights.
The book thief quotes quotes tagged as the-book-thief (showing 1-30 of 52) she leaned down and looked at his lifeless face and leisel kissed her best friend, rudy steiner, soft and true on his lips. Max vandenburg: [presenting liesel with a blank book of pages] write in my religion we're taught that every living thing, every leaf, every bird, is only alive because it contains the secret word for life. Analysis through the standover man, max illustrates how he feels about liesel, and their affection for and understanding of one another growthe fact that max chooses to paint this story over the pages of mein kampf symbolizes how the story of max and liesel's relationship and are more powerful than hitler's story.
Name 3 important events in the rising action in the book thief liesel steals her first book liesel arrives on himmel street, max comes and hides in liesel's house. Max and liesel how max plays an important role in liesel's life essay the idea of a jewish male and a german girl becoming good acquaintances is an unimaginable, punishable thought in the time that the book thief is written. Max vandenburg is a german jew who takes refuge in the hubermann's household in molching germany on himmel (heaven) street during the events of world war two, developing a close friendship with liesel meminger.
In those early years in new york when i was a stranger in a big city, it was the companionship and later friendship which i was offered in the linnean society that was the most important thing in my life. This quote shows all the people, whom liesel had loved, that died in this book evidently, ilsa hermann is excluded from the vision too, playing a huge part in liesel's life so, i can conclude that max's name was omitted from liesel's visions because he'd lived on, despite the war. Max vandenburg is the jewish man who hides in the hubermanns' basement his father saved hans's life during world war i, and later hans tries to save max's life, which puts the hubermanns' lives in great jeopardy.
The timeline below shows where the character max vandenburg appears in the book thief the colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance the colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance. The standover man and the word shaker were two books that max made for liesel telling stories about his life in the standover man and talking about liesel's mastery with words in the word shaker max gave liesel first hand view on the jewish people and how they were treated during the war. Home the book thief q & a what important part do books pla the book thief what important part do books play in liesel life how does it help her grow and etc. Max and liesel how max plays an important role in liesel's life the idea of a jewish male and a german girl becoming good acquaintances is an unimaginable, punishable thought in the time that the book thief is written.