"An achievement." —Publishers Weekly, (starred review)
"Brilliant and hugely ambitious. . . . It's the kind of book that can be life changing."
—The New York Times
"The Book Thief deserves a place on the same shelf with The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank and Elie Wiesel's Night. It seems poised to become a classic."—USA TODAY
"Beautiful and important."—Kirkus Reviews, (starred review)