All posts by Kirsty Drummond

Growing up in Cornwall was like living in a bubble. Now I live in Bath where I’m adventurous and eat things like avocado chocolate mousse – check me out! I’m studying Publishing at Bath Spa University, as it goes, so maybe one day you’ll see me in Vogue hanging out with Cara Delevingne at Mulberry HQ but more likely talking about how great that avocado chocolate mousse actually was…

The Book Thief: A Visual Adaption Commentary

The Book Thief is a fiction novel depicting the journey a young orphan, Liesel Meminger, during World War 2. Written by Australian author Markus Zusak the book has won numerous awards and was listed on The New York Times Best Seller list for over 230 weeks.[1] Janet Maslin of New York Times wrote of The Book Thief ‘It will be widely read and admired because it tells a story in which books become treasures. And because there’s no arguing with a sentiment like that.’ [2]

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