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First Person: Markus Zusak

Markus Zusak: author, 38, Sydney

23rd February, 2014
Markus Zusak. Picture: 20th Century Fox/AP

I think you learn about a book as you're writing it. It can be towards the end when you start to understand what it all really means.

We often talk about World War II and the Holocaust, and we say things like, how dare we ever forget?'. And it's true, how dare we ever forget those terrible things, but also, how dare we forget the people who did amazing things as well?

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