Shelf life: Looking at secular books Here is a book narrated by Death. It’s a story about children in war, about loss and mortality, as well as the power of words. Wow! What more could an evangelical want? Secular Shelf Life Sarah Allen THE BOOK THIEFBy Markus ZusakDoubleday. 584 pages (but the print is very big and there are some pictures…). £10.99ISBN 978-0-385-61147-3 subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.