Hans Hubermann had applied for the Nazi Party. When Hans was going back home he saw men throwing bricks. They were throwing bricks into a window of a Jewish clothing shop. They also wrote "Jewish Filth" on the door. Hans went back and he could no longer join the party.
Max Vandenburg had slept for three days. Liesel watched him sleep. She had checked on him the three days to see if he was still breathing.
Max had taken a week to give Liesel her present. Max had removed pages of MKPF and painted over the words with white paint. Max had written his own illustrated story on the white pages for Liesel. The story was called The Standover Man