Today I am going to talk to you about how I perceive the colours in the book thief. In the text, Colour imagery is used in a symbolic, physical and spiritual way which really shows the deeper meaning of the story. The author Markus Zusak really captured the reader by having the colours as such […]

In the song “praying” Written and sung by Kesha. She sings about the pain that she has gone through, and that she wants people to know that she has found peace with everything and she just wants to put her past behind her and move on. She mentions a lot about how she has become […]

In the self-help book “Staying stylish” Written by Candace Cameron Bure. Candace tells the reader about her love for fashion. She tells us her tips and best keep secrets for staying stylish. Candace is best known for her role as Dj Tanner on full house and later fuller house. She is known for numerous hallmark movies. […]

In the song “Million Reasons” By Lady Gaga. This song really opens my eyes because initially when I heard the song I didn’t think there was a deep meaning. But after focus on the song and research the song I have got better understanding and idea of her situation as she is talking about a […]

Plan Analyse how language features revealed the writer’s purpose in the written text(s) Symbolism in the text: Colour, Books, Death Colours:  Black: Death always present who tells Liesel’s story – dark figure taking away the life of characters but he is also different. because he not stereotypical he almost preparing people for death because it happens […]

Who is Rudy? Rudy Steiner is a 10 year old boy who was quite athletic and academic. He is considered to be an ideal German boy as he had Blonde hair and blue eyes. He lives Himmel St with his with his papa who was a tailor and his mother and 5 brothers and sisters. But because […]

In the film “127 hours” directed by Danny Boyle. He portrays the real-life story of Aron Ralston an engineer who spends most of his spare time exploring a remote canyon in Utah, mountaineering, and adventuring. His story is portrayed by James Franco who acts out his traumatic experience when his arm got trapped under a boulder in the […]

In the text, ‘The Book Thief’ Written by Markus Zusak. This book is portrayed by death and represents the life of Liesel Meminger and her love of books. Death portrays to us the story of Liesel a 9-year-old girl living in the era of world war 2.  He talks about her life after her mother […]

“The gravedigger’s handbook”: This book represents to Liesel the last time she saw her brother and mother at the burring of her brother. She took this book as a symbol so that her brother would always be with her because she has nothing else to remember him of. This shows that Liesel is quite symbolic […]

The characterisation in the Book Thief Liesel: Liesel Meminger also known in the book as the book thief because of her love of books. She is a 9-year-old girl but by the end of the book, she is around 15 years of age. Liesel is a strong girl and if she wants something she goes […]