The Ultimate
The Book Thief
Quiz

Question 1 of 15

How does Liesel become acquainted with the Mayor's wife?

  • Delivers her laundry
  • Meets her in a shop
  • She is a friend of her mother's
  • Talk at a town meeting

Question 2 of 15

Which item is not among those given to Liesel by Frau Hermann?

  • An old dress
  • A plate of cookies
  • A dictionary
  • A blank book

Question 3 of 15

In what language does the dying pilot thank Rudy for his gift?

  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Polish

Question 4 of 15

What game are Rudy's siblings playing when the Nazi soldiers come to take Rudy away?

  • Dominoes
  • Cards
  • Tag
  • Soccer

Question 5 of 15

What book does Liesel read to everyone to calm them down during the air raid?

  • The Whistler
  • The Dream Carrier
  • The Word Shaker
  • The Shoulder Shrug

Question 6 of 15

What is the name of Max's boyhood friend who helps him escape from the Nazi soldiers?

  • Walter Kugler
  • Michael Holtzapfel
  • Erik Vandenburg
  • Reinhold Zucker

Question 7 of 15

Which 1936 Olympic athlete is Rudy obsessed with?

  • Jesse Owens
  • Archie Williams
  • Mack Robinson
  • John Woodruff

Question 8 of 15

According to the book, what is the translation of Himmel (the street Liesel lives on)?

  • Heaven
  • Hell
  • Earth
  • Sky

Question 9 of 15

Who is the subject of Liesel's recurring dream?

  • Her dead brother
  • Adolph Hitler
  • Her father
  • A pilot she saw crash his plane

Question 10 of 15

How old is Liesel when the book begins?

  • 9
  • 11
  • 7
  • 10

Question 11 of 15

How are the Hubermanns related to Liesel?

  • Foster parents
  • Uncle & Aunt
  • Parents
  • Friends of her mother's

Question 12 of 15

What are the names of Mr. & Mrs. Hubermann's children?

  • Hans & Trudy
  • Max & Ilsa
  • Werner & Liesel
  • Ludwig & Rosa

Question 13 of 15

How do the residents of Molching celebrate Hitler's birthday?

  • Burning books
  • Playing music
  • Eating sweet cakes
  • Quote him throughout the day

Question 14 of 15

How does Liesel get out of the soccer game so she can warn the Hubermanns of the Nazi soldiers?

  • Intentionally injures herself
  • Fakes sick
  • Quietly sneaks away
  • Gets upset and quits

Question 15 of 15

What does Liesel give Max on Christmas Eve?

  • A snowman
  • A cloud
  • A candy wrapper
  • A feather

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