Markus Zusak


#3 most followed

Markus hasn't connected with his friends on Goodreads, yet.


Markus Zusak

Goodreads Author


Born
in Sydney, Australia
June 23, 1975

Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
July 2011

URL


Markus Zusak is the author of five books, including the international bestseller, The Book Thief , which spent more than a decade on the New York Times bestseller list, and is translated into more than forty languages – establishing Zusak as one of the most successful authors to come out of Australia.

To date, Zusak has held the number one position at Amazon.com, Amazon.co.uk, the New York Times bestseller list, as well as in countries across South America, Europe and Asia.

His books, The Underdog, Fighting Ruben Wolfe, When Dogs Cry (also titled Getting the Girl ), The Messenger (or I am the Messenger ) and The Book Thief have been awarded numerous honours ranging from literary prizes to readers choice awards to prizes voted on by
...more

Markus Zusak: 'I was just failing and failing, over and over again': Tim Elliot did a great job...
23 likes ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on November 15, 2018 03:55 • 580 views
Average rating: 4.34 · 1,663,245 ratings · 118,329 reviews · 18 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Book Thief

4.37 avg rating — 1,521,978 ratings — published 2005 — 292 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
I Am the Messenger

4.08 avg rating — 118,213 ratings — published 2002 — 87 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Bridge of Clay

3.86 avg rating — 7,216 ratings — published 2018 — 40 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Getting the Girl (Wolfe Bro...

3.70 avg rating — 5,527 ratings — published 2001 — 41 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Fighting Ruben Wolfe (Wolfe...

3.85 avg rating — 3,606 ratings — published 2000 — 32 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Underdog (Wolfe Brothers, #1)

3.39 avg rating — 3,284 ratings — published 1999 — 25 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Underdogs (Wolfe Brothers, ...

3.89 avg rating — 1,266 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Book Thief / I Am the M...

4.43 avg rating — 411 ratings — published 2014 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
책도둑 (2/2)

3.50 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2005 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Book Thief

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Markus Zusak…
Underdog Fighting Ruben Wolfe Getting the Girl
(3 books)
by
3.68 avg rating — 13,684 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Interviews

October 2018, Markus Zusak
"It's been over a decade since Markus Zusak published The Book Thief, but his latest novel Bridge of Clay is a story that the internationally acclaimed author has been dreaming of since he was 19. "It's the book I always wanted to write," Zusak says. "And always had the most hopes for."" ...More

more interviews »

Markus’s Recent Updates

Markus Zusak wrote a new blog post
Markus Zusak: 'I was just failing and failing, over and over again': Tim Elliot did a great job...
Markus Zusak wants to read
Jane Seymour by Alison Weir
Rate this book
Clear rating
Markus Zusak has read
The Secret History by Donna Tartt
Rate this book
Clear rating
Markus Zusak has read
Peter Pan by Jessica Owers
Rate this book
Clear rating
Markus Zusak has read
Oh, the Places You'll Go! and The Lorax by Dr. Seuss
Rate this book
Clear rating
Markus Zusak has read
The Lorax by Dr. Seuss
Rate this book
Clear rating
Markus Zusak rated a book it was amazing
What's Eating Gilbert Grape by Peter Hedges
Rate this book
Clear rating
Markus Zusak rated a book it was amazing
Rope Burns by F.X. Toole
Rate this book
Clear rating
Markus Zusak rated a book it was amazing
Jasper Jones by Craig Silvey
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Markus's books…
“Sometimes people are beautiful.
Not in looks.
Not in what they say.
Just in what they are.”
Markus Zusak, I Am the Messenger

“The only thing worse than a boy who hates you: a boy that loves you.”
Markus Zusak, The Book Thief

“I have hated words and I have loved them, and I hope I have made them right.”
Markus Zusak, The Book Thief

Polls

Vote for our next book. Literary/General Fiction came out on top in the genre poll. Discussion will start on June 14th. Poll will close in one week.

 
  9 votes, 60.0%

 
  5 votes, 33.3%

 
  1 vote, 6.7%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

More...

Topics Mentioning This Author




No comments have been added yet.