The Book Thief, Markus Zusak, is a historical fiction novel set in Nazi Germany. Told from the perspective of a personified version of Death, The Book Thief is a outstanding and unique story that shows what it's like to be alone and afraid.
As most know, Death is the narrator in the book thief. Liesel enticed Death, it said that she was a soul that made him wonder what it was like to live. Death wanted to know what it was like to be alive and like Liesel.
The Book Thief: There once was a girl, who had a friend that lived in the shadows. She would remind him how the sun felt on his skin and the air felt like to breathe, and that reminded her that she was still alive.