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Falling Up-- Shel Silverstein - I used to be so obsessed with Shel Silverstien when I was little
the book lover [Artist Unknown] posted by Alexis Orloff via flickr. Reader, Young Man, Book Stack, Parrot. Vintage Illustration.
The extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller that is now a major motion picture, Markus Zusak's unforgettable story is about the ability of books to feed the soul. It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier, and will become busier still. Liesel Meminger is a foster girl living outside of Munich, who scratches out a meager existence for herself by stealing when she encounters something she can’t resist–books.
"To acquire the habit of reading is to construct for yourself a refuge from almost all the miseries of life." — W. Somerset Maugham, Books and You