2Reminders of Himmel Street by lieselmemingersthievery Liesel's family is dead, but Rudy Steiner is not. (Because I couldn't handle what's canon and I wanted that boy to live so goddamn much.)
T, English, Tragedy & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 4, follows: 1, 7/1, Liesel M., Rudy S.
1 made of dust and imagination by Marvelgeek42 World War Two, you call it. It is a vain attempt to try and make it sound honorable. It isn't. Not really.
T, English, Angst & Tragedy, words: 851, favs: 4, 6/26, Death
1Hand in Hand by amalspach What if Rudy Steiner had gone off to another school? A brief AU in which Rudy lives and it changes everything. Oneshot.
K+, English, words: 4k+, favs: 5, follows: 2, 6/9, [Liesel M., Rudy S.]
15When Max met Rudy » by 123PixieAOD Did you honestly believe Rudy would stay dead?
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 5, words: 5k+, favs: 7, follows: 15, updated: 6/4 published: 8/21/2015, Walter K., Liesel M., Max V., Rudy S.
2 Never Said, Never Heard by crimsonvortex The word tumbles out, dry, unused, and feeble - but it is still said and felt through every inch of her body - and for once, it fills her heart too.
K+, English, Drama & Angst, words: 738, favs: 3, 6/1, Liesel M., Max V.
Vivante by Feux-follet [Os] Liesel n'est plus qu'un fantôme, qui vit au travers des choses, erre dans une vie qu'elle ne considère plus comme étant la sienne. Du moins, jusqu'à ce que quelqu'un la voit, telle qu'elle est, vivante
K+, French, Drama & Friendship, words: 957, 6/1, Liesel M., Max V.
3Forever and Always by Fairytaleprincess678 Random one-shot I wanted to write about Rudy and Liesel when they meet again once they're dead (is that morbid? I don't want it to be but... I don't think so)
K+, English, Friendship & Romance, words: 979, favs: 5, 2/6
2 Kiss by bia003 [ the book thief, rudy and liesel ] — Dust licked his face and shrapnel ate his hair and the silence was deafening. The sky was a screaming, churning ring of fire, burning red flames and flashing black smoke, and Rudy Steiner was quiet and cold underneath it.
T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 602, favs: 9, follows: 3, 12/2/2016, Death, Liesel M., Rudy S.
13The Lemon Deities » by Shakers of The Words Ten years after the Himmel Street bombing, Rudy and Max work to find and reunite with Liesel, who is now a school teacher. (This is how life would have turned out if Rudy had attended the Hitler Youth school.)
T, English, chapters: 3, words: 2k+, favs: 12, follows: 12, updated: 11/24/2016 published: 11/6/2016
2 I walked out of 33 Himmel Street » by randomosity4arty A little poem about Liesel after the bombing. I wrote it quickly, so it may not be very good.
K+, English, Poetry & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 523, favs: 2, follows: 2, updated: 10/11/2016 published: 4/27/2014, Death, Ilsa H., Liesel M., Rudy S.
3 The Words » by TheRavenclawAthena The Book Thief. A story about how Max brought the words to Liesel, and about their friendship. (NOT Max x Liesel).
T, English, Friendship & Tragedy, chapters: 2, words: 948, favs: 5, follows: 3, updated: 10/11/2016 published: 8/18/2015, Liesel M., Max V.
La partida de una ladrona by Gene Russell Y todos la esperaban desde el otro lado...
K, Spanish, Drama, words: 351, follows: 1, 10/2/2016, Death
15 Waiting For You » by Bookreader525 AU. Liesel and Rudy are married and living in New York City when, all of a sudden, an old friend reenters Liesel's life and causes more trouble than she could've ever imagined. Lots of fluff ahead! You've been warned. COMPLETE!
T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 20, words: 43k+, favs: 11, follows: 5, updated: 9/13/2016 published: 7/12/2016, [Liesel M., Rudy S.] Max V.
1 bleeding stars by crimsonvortex They twinkle so innocently in the sky that no one ever suspects them. Giftfic for bkwrmlvit!
K+, English, Angst & Tragedy, words: 860, favs: 2, follows: 1, 9/11/2016, Liesel M.
1Snowdrop by Riel Sanet In one universe, a very small thing happened that changed many things. The pilot who died dodged the bullet that brought down his plane... and was gunned down a few miles later, but survived. What will happen? Who will he meet? Who will he be? One thing is for certain- he will need hope.
T, English, Adventure, words: 2k+, follows: 1, 8/18/2016, OC
3 everything isn't simple nowadays by nicky hemmick His cage was his Judaism. It was barely even his religion now and was just a label. It had been converted into prison bars. /snippets of max/walter, mainly max
T, English, Angst & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 1, 7/27/2016, [Max V., Walter K.]
Adelaide Schmidt by just.brxanna I have a peculiar hobby. I love to collect books. But not just any book I may see, oh no...I steal them from here and there. Like my neighbors house, the Nazi bonfire...etc. Please read this story I try my best and I don't really know too much about The Book Thief but I would love to read it. Here is my own version :D
T, English, Tragedy & Adventure, words: 1, 7/19/2016
1Return to Molching by EvaMichelle The Book Thief spin-off Years after Liesel Meminger's passing, Death gifts her legacy to her youngest grandson, who in turn sets off to Molching in search of more answers.
K, English, words: 271, favs: 4, follows: 2, 6/29/2016, Death, Liesel M.
1 An Old Friend by schmexynerdgirl We've met before, haven't we? In another place, another time, another world but all the same story. One-shot and complete.
K, English, Drama, words: 407, favs: 2, follows: 1, 6/24/2016
1Poems Inspired by The Book Thief » by I Am The Groovy Mutation I like deep stuff, and The Book Thief really touched my heart. This is a collection of some poetry I've written while thinking about it. I'm not very good with summaries.
K+, English, Poetry & Tragedy, chapters: 5, words: 304, favs: 3, follows: 2, updated: 5/31/2016 published: 8/27/2015, Death, Liesel M., Rudy S.
20 The Book Thief and a Jewish Fist Fighter » by Iggy Day *My take on how "The Book Thief" should have ended* It's been years since Death last saw Liesel. He decides to catch up with her, simply to observe. He came at a good time because a strange man with hair like feathers walked into the bookstore Liesel now works at, and is in desperate need of a word shaker.
T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 9, words: 6k+, favs: 37, follows: 38, updated: 5/29/2016 published: 12/1/2013, Death, Liesel M., Max V.
41After The War » by Kaharie Liesel is living with Alex Steiner and Max comes back to find her. What will happen when theyre finally together again with a very confused Alex Steiner?
T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 7, words: 8k+, favs: 51, follows: 61, updated: 5/22/2016 published: 5/26/2010, Liesel M., Max V.
1 Void by closetnightmares When we lose something, we immediately look for ways to replace it, but in some cases, the void can never be filled. An alternate scene in which Rudy Steiner was under the impression that he could be Liesel's replacement. Takes place directly after Max's group marches through Molching. Written in Death's POV in the style of the novel.
K, English, Romance & Angst, words: 610, favs: 4, 5/20/2016, [Liesel M., Rudy S.] Death
22Helplessly Falling In Love » by Happyendings24-7 When Max returns, Liesel's life will be turned upside down. Will she be able to deal with these new feelings she has? Or does she have even bigger problems to worry about ahead?
T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 5, words: 3k+, favs: 17, follows: 23, updated: 4/21/2016 published: 5/11/2014
2Letters by CocoaWeasley What if the coat men had taken Rudy away?
K+, English, Angst & Family, words: 1k+, favs: 13, follows: 7, 4/20/2016, Liesel M., Rudy S.