The Book Thief

Quotes that explain Hans Hubermann as a symbolic figure of hope

Hans Hubermann and hope

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"You know, Liesel? I nearly wrote you a reply and signed your mother's name. […] But I couldn't. I couldn't bring myself." (ch 16)

In 1933, 90 percent of Germans showed unflinching support for Adolph Hitler. That leaves 10 percent who didn't. Hans Hubermann belonged to that ten percent. (10)