The Book Thief

What are some metaphors,similes, or examples of imagery in this book?

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Liesel observed the strangeness of her foster father's eyes. They were made of kindness, and silver. (Chapter 6)

Beneath her shirt, a book was eating her up. (Chapter 21)

For me, the sky was the color of Jews. (Chapter 52)


"Like miniature horseshoes with a layer of icing sugar." (Page 159)

"Faces like ghost towns." (Page 417)

"The light was like changing in blocks of shade." (Page 287)


"....she could already feel the first drops of rain.... " (Page 523)


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