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Between shades of gray

Author: Ruta Sepetys; Lawrence Public Library (Lawrence, Kan.)
Publisher: New York : Speak, 2012, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView 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: Historical fiction
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Fiction
Named Person: Ruta Sepetys
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ruta Sepetys; Lawrence Public Library (Lawrence, Kan.)
ISBN: 9780142420591 014242059X
OCLC Number: 852160406
Notes: Includes discussion questions and an interview with Ruta Sepetys.
Description: 12 books, 1 discussion guide, 1 bag
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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