This storyboard depicts Liesel Meminger stealing her first book, "The Grave Diggers Handbook". In these scenes, Liesel's brother Werner dies suddenly while their mother is taking them to live with their new foster parents the Hubermanns.
While traveling to their foster parents' house, Liesel's brother Werner dies suddenly
At Werner's funeral, Liesel makes her first act of thievery. She steals a book that is dropped from the grave digger called The Grave Digger's Handbook.
Finally, Liesel arrives at her new foster parents' home. Her foster parents' are the Hubermanns. Now Liesel constantly thinks about her brother dying in her arms, her mother who has just left her, and her thieved book.