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Between shades of gray

Author: Ruta Sepetys
Publisher: New York : Philomel Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : Uncorrected advance galleysView all editions and formats
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In 1941, fifteen-year-old Lina, her mother, and brother are pulled from their Lithuanian home by Soviet guards and sent to Siberia, where her father is sentenced to death in a prison camp while she fights for her life, vowing to honor her family and the thousands like hers by burying her story in a jar on Lithuanian soil. Based on the author's family, includes a historical note.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruta Sepetys
OCLC Number: 697613381
Description: 352 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Ruta Sepetys.

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In 1941, fifteen-year-old Lina, her mother, and brother are pulled from their Lithuanian home by Soviet guards and sent to Siberia, where her father is sentenced to death in a prison camp while she fights for her life, vowing to honor her family and the thousands like hers by burying her story in a jar on Lithuanian soil. Based on the author's family, includes a historical note.

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