There are lots of books available in the market describing the dark or low times of life especially the post-World War crisis people faced all over the world. But the books written by Markus Zuzak are nonetheless a precious pearl in those storylines where he creates a tempting fiction bringing all the miseries in front, full of love and harmony. You might not find a writer like him who can carve out a thriller story in between brothers who know just to fight for money or a secretive tale of a young girl who loves to steal. All of these creations by this new author are not to be missed if you love to read love stories, thriller, or any other genre as in his plots you will be so infused that you might not care which genre it is. Here I have curated a list of 8 best books by Markus Zuzak who leads every story with passion and love.
List of Books to Read by Markus Zuzak
1. The Book Thief
This is one of the most famous books of Markus Zuzak that just shocked the world with its writing and plot of the story. The narration of the story is around 1939 when Nazi rule in Germany is hell-bent to destroy anything progressive including books. Still, the country is holding its breath while a girl named Liesel whose life changes when she picks up a single object, partially hidden in the snow. The object is a handbook of The Gravedigger’s, which was left behind accidentally. On her first thievery, she discovers her love affair of books and words. Later, she is stealing books from Nazi book-burnings, the mayor’s wife’s library, wherever there are books to be found. Find out by reading what happens with the girl and her family when everything is revealed.
Price: 328 INR
2. I Am the Messenger
This is another incredible creation of Markus where the story revolves around Ed Kennedy who is an underage cabdriver and has a very basic life where he can’t figure out how to play cards and is in hopeless love with his best friend, Audrey. He has also owned a strange dog, who is devoted to his coffee-drinking, the Doorman. Life goes as boring as it is to him when a big twist happens in this popular book by Markus Zuzak where he inadvertently stops a bank robbery. That’s when the first ace arrives in the mail to save someone. Later it becomes a big question on his whole identity of being chosen to care. He makes his way through the whole town helping and hurting until only one question remains: Who’s behind his mission?
Price: 237 INR
3. Bridge of Clay
This is one of the latest books by Markus Zuzak which came in 2018. Such a breathtaking story of five brothers who bring each other up in a world. These Dunbar boys love and fight but remain always united untilthey discover the moving secret behind their father’s disappearance which shakes all of their existence. Readout this thriller book by Markus to know which boy will build a bridge for his family, for his past, for greatness, for his sins, and for a miracle that can regain what was lost from their happy moments?
Price: 249 INR
This will be the best trilogy you would ever find where from the teenage crush till the adult life along with various heartbreaks and revenge you will find all of the emotions weaved intricately in this top Markus Zuzak’s book that you must read once. This is a story of two brothers Cameron Wolfe and Ruben Wolfe who are not so sane in any moral sense but what would it take to change their perception regarding different aspects of life including women? Know more by reading out this amazing novel. Between the world of breaking stereotypes and respecting women, it is an intricate novel that goes through every up and down man is facing even today.
Price: 501 INR
5. Fighting Ruben Wolfe(II)
In this book, you will get to the most interesting part of Cameron and Ruben Wolfe’s life where all of their relations of being best brothers from a family clinging to the ragged edge of the working class are explored. Initially, to make some money, the boys hook up with a sleazy fight promoter who sees some marketable talent and audience-pleasing in the untrained boys, and later they just couldn’t get out. In this incredibly famous book written by Markus Zuzak you discover that Wolfe, are no more fighting for money rather it has become a fight for identity, for dignity, and for each other.
Price: 184 INR
6. Getting the Girl(III)
For all those who think they have read the best love story try out this best book of Markus Zuzak where Cameron Wolfe’s life gets very complicated when he falls for his brother’s girlfriend. Yes, ‘oooh so bad moment that we all might have faced in real life’ as well can be enjoyed with a dark yet funny narration of Markus. Cam would give anything to be near one of those girls(as we all know it always happens), to love her and treat her right. He especially likes Rube’s latest girlfriend, Octavia, due to her brilliant ideas and bright green eyes. But is he able to figure out what he is going to get? Try out and read this amazing work.
Price: 304 INR
7. Love Hurts
by Markus Zusak, Malorie Blackman, Lauren Kate,
This is a combined author’s book where you will get to read the featuring short stories and extracts from longer novels by authors including Gayle Forman, Markus Zusak, Patrick Ness, and Andrew Smith. They explore relationships at every stage – from first kisses to final heartbreak that you must have seen before how fabulous narration is put forth by some of the famous Markus Zuzak’s books well now you will get to read more authors along with him in this book.
Price: 296 INR
8. The Book That Made Me: A Collection of Personal Stories
by Emily Maguire, Catherine Mayo, Markus Zusak,
This book is a compilation of essays by thirty-one writers for young people. They offer a fascinating glimpse of the books that inspired them the most. Just wonder how amazing it can be if you get to know the real reason behind the best books by Markus Zuzak and other writers that led them to become who they are today? What was the book that made them feel challenged in ways they never knew could imagine, intellectually, or politically? What book made them hardcore readers and interested in writing books ahead in life. Such inspiration is worth reading at least.
Price: 403 INR
( Two Bonus Book suggestions)
9. Fault in Our Star by John Green
This is one of the best love stories you can ever encounter in your life. Even though the movie version has also been nailed out along with the book, read out this completely romantic tale of the two teenagers, Hazel Grace Lancaster and Augustus Waters, who is also filled with dark humor and follow their lives when they are diagnosed with terminal cancer. Their lives change completely post-diagnosis when Hazel meets Augustus for the very first time at a support centre for cancer patients and survivors. You will adore this work of John Green just like top books written by Markus Zuzak.
Price: 320 INR
10. Paper Towns
What must be a thriller should be learned from this writer who quotes a story about a teenage boy Quentin Jacobsen who has always loved Margo Roth Spiegelman, and her adventures. But one day when she climbs through his window and summons him on an all-night road trip of revenge he cannot help but follow here. The next day Margo doesn’t come to school and a week later she is found missing giving a full new twist to the story. Quentin learns soon that there are clues in her disappearance and he obviously begins to follow them. But as he gets deeper into the mystery culminating just a new awesome road trip across America he becomes less sure of who and what he is looking for? Find out by reading on your own whether he finds her or not?
Price: 419 INR
I hope you liked these top 10 books by Markus Zuzak that are very engaging and carry very interesting plots. You can buy these over any online sites at a very reasonable price as I have also mentioned the price of books over amazon. In fact, most of Markus Zuzak ’s famous books are not very long hence you can read them easily while the two bonus books are also converted into famous movies that you can enjoy later. Head on to our other interesting blogs like these for knowing more about famous books and useful gadgets. Do mention your views in our comment section below so that we can provide you with more amazing content.