The Book Thief
By Markus Zusak
THE BOOK THIEF
By Markus Zusak
Markus Zusak, age 32, currently lives in Sydney, Australia. In his free time, he enjoys
surfing and playing soccer.
When Marcus was growing up, he wanted to be a house painter l
1. McCandless was knowingly ill-prepared to survive such a trek through the Alaskan frontier:
One man criticized him because Chris had gone to the wilderness purposefully ill-prepared
He didnt take the advice of people who were experienced:
Chris McCandless is
_ and he stands
(2-3 passages at least)
Chris McCandless is a free
spirit and he stands for
In reality nothing is more damaging to
adventurous spirit within a man than a secure
future. the v
Act 4 Quotes
It is mistaken law that leads you to sacrifice. Life, woman, life is God's most precious gift; no
principle, however glorious, may justify the taking of it . . .it may well be God damns a liar less than
he that throws his life away for pride.
Senseless Death Delivers Fame and Fortune
By: Fiona McGann, Mrs. Zurkowskis English Class
What a waste! For all Chris McCandlesss good intentions, the only good thing to come
out of the book and movie Into The Wild is the fortune Jon Krakauer and the dire
He didnt listen to the advice of people who were familiar with the area:
Jim Gallien picked McCandless up when he was hitchhiking. Gallien decided McCandless was
poorly prepared for the wilderness, based on his lack of equipment or food sufficient for
Act Three Quiz
Why do Giles and Frances want to see Danforth?
a They intend to beat him to his senses.
b They want to explain their roles in the witchcraft scheme.
c They want to persuade the judge that their wives are good wo
Into the Wild By Jon Krakauer Summary
and Analysis Chapter 1 - The Alaska Interior
Outside Fairbanks, Alaska, a truck driver stops for a hitchhiker who introduces himself as Alex
(though his real name is Christopher Johnson McCandless). The hitchh
Elements of Gothicism and Romanticism that are present in Edgar Allan Poes The Black
Cat are Irrationality, grotesque images and, violence. Irrationality is demonstrated in this story
when the narrator maltreats his cat Pluto to the point of hanging him.
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Emigration and Adaptation
I awaken from my two hour slumber and I frown. I do this because I remember
where I am. The seat next to me contains another human, average build, middle aged,
dark hair, but