Cleveland Park Book Club October Selection
Published on Saturday, September 24, 2011 - 4:15pm
On Tuesday, October 11, join a discussion of Markus Zusak's The Book Thief, the recipient of numerous awards and which is on many lists such as The New York Times Children's Best Seller List and ALA Best Books for Young Adults.
A young adult novel, it is highly acclaimed by both youths and adults. Narrated by Death from a book of reminiscences, the story follows Liesel from her first book theft at nine years old through World War II Germany into adulthood in Australia while always weighing the value of words.
The Cleveland Park Book Club meets the second Tuesday of the month from 7 to 8 p.m.