You’ve either stumbled upon this post from a Google search or while browsing our site, or you’ve just finished reading the Q&A with Markus Zusak on the upcoming film based on his major bestseller The Book Thief. Well, in any case you’re in luck because we have movie premiums (courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox (Singapore)) to give away. All you have to do is answer these two questions:

  1. When does the movie The Book Thief open in Singapore? (Hint: You can find the answer here)
  2. What is the name of the first book that Liesel steals? (No hints; read the book! Click here or get the ebook here.)

Email your correct answers together with your details (full name, NRIC number or FIN, and contact number)  to by 28 February 2014. Every correct and complete entry gets you a chance to win one of the following goodies:


Tote bag


Magnetic bookmark

Magnetic bookmark






20th Century Fox

THE BOOK THIEF© 2014 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All Rights Reserved.


You’re allowed to send in more than one entry, but only one movie premium will be  allocated per unique participant who has submitted a complete and correct entry.

Terms and conditions

  • Contest ends 11:59 pm SGT on 28 February 2014.
  • Prizes provided by Twentieth Century Fox (Singapore). Not open to employees and staff of National Library Board Singapore.
  • Contest open only to Singapore residents, ages 13 and over.
  • Judges’ decision is final.

Good luck!

(UPDATE: Due to lack of availability, the movie poster has been replaced by the tote bag as one of the giveaway prizes.)