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The Book Thief Crossword Puzzle

Across

  1. What book is blue and red, representing someone being stable and resistant against the determined aggressors?
  2. What book was ironically calming, despite its topic?
  3. The ____ represents Dachau
  4. The ____ represent the Jews "crashing" and dying against the strong "currents" of the Nazi Regime
  5. Liesel giving Rudy a suit represents Liesel seeing Rudy as more _____
  6. Both times Hans served in a war, he has felt responsible for
  7. Hans' silver eyes represent his _____ nature
  8. Mein Kampf being visible through the Standover an shows that, despite Max finding safety, _____ are still looking for him
  9. After calling Ilsa out on her excessive grieving for her son, Liesel feels like she stole Ilsa's ______

Down

  1. Max's basement boxing matches represent his fight against _____
  2. Symbol of hope and peace
  3. What does the Gravedigger's handbook act as for Liesel?
  4. The seventh side of the die represents incoming _____
  5. The accordion covering the Nazi flag is symbolic because the accordion is great at _____ the struggles of Nazi Germany
  6. Max painting over Mein-Kampf represents him _____ his own story away from the struggles of Nazi Germany
  7. Werner's ghost stopped haunting Liesel because she finally made _____ with Ilsa
  8. Hans is compelled to help Max because Erik, Max's dad ___ ___ ___
  9. The______symbolizes the place where souls go
  10. For Liesel, Max acts as a replacement for _____
  11. Michael Holtzapfel is guilty for
  12. Rosa holding on to the accordion while Hans is at war shows her holding on to ____
  13. Whenever Hans is depressed, his eyes are _____

Key

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Across

  1. the-shoulder-shrug
  2. the-whistler
  3. ocean
  4. whitecaps
  5. mature
  6. death
  7. calming
  8. nazis
  9. happiness

Down

  1. germany
  2. accordion
  3. coping-mechanism
  4. struggles
  5. hiding
  6. writing
  7. amends
  8. saved-his-life
  9. sky
  10. werner
  11. living
  12. hope
  13. grey