Rudy over hears the "monsters" talking in the kitchen while he was in the living room playing with his sisters and watching the domino tower fall in the candle light.
Symbolism pg 445-450
As the domino's fall Rudy gets told by hi brothers that they look like dead bodies falling during war.
Characterization pg 440
Liesel brings up a book but only a certain part of the book. She brings up the part where it says "my heart is so tired". Liesel then begins to talk about it and relte to it, Liesel is tired of death and the war.
Conflict pg 455
The tree symbolizes Liesel and Max's friendship and how its growing.
Rudy and Liesel had to hide, Rudy looks out for Liesel. He made sure that he Liesel had food and did'nt get caught.
Liesel is scared to lose Rudy, Rudy tripped and fell and got hurt.