The Standover Man Analysis

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During his time in the basement, Man Vandenberg wrote. He would paint over the pages in “Mein Kampf” and would write about his life as well as writing stories. The two stories were “The Standover Man” and “The Word Shaker.” Both were given to Liesel, but one, only when she was ready to have it. These stories were presents that Liesel cherished, learned, and grew from as a person. The two stories have many similarities and differences and Liesel can only have “The Word Shaker” when she is ready because the truth may scare her because of what it speaks of. The stories written by Max, “The Standover Man” and “The Word Shaker” have many similarities. Both were written for and about Liesel. The first one was written about becoming friends with
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