The Book Thief

why are trhe "coat men" at the steiners house?


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Rudy is eavesdropping on the "coat men" who are quietly talking to Rudy's parents in the kitchen. The Nazi agents want Rudy to join a special school because of the three gold medals that he won at the Hitler Youth Carnival. The men want to take Rudy away to a special military school that will develop his athletics. Rudy's parents refuse to let him go and later on his father is arrested because of this.