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Between shades of gray

Author: Ruta Sepetys
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Speak, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Lithuania, June 1941: Fifteen-year-old Lina is preparing for art school and looking forward to summer. In the dark of night there is a knock at the door and life is forever changed. Soviet secret police arrest Lina, her mother, and her younger brother, tearing their family apart. The three are hauled from their home and thrown into cattle cars, where they soon discover their destination: Siberia. Separated from her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
History
Teen fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruta Sepetys
ISBN: 9781451758993 1451758995
OCLC Number: 858542220
Awards: Golden Kite winner for fiction, 2012.
Indies Choice Young Adult Book of the Year, 2012.
French literary magazine LIRE - Best Novel for Young People 2011.
Flanders Children and Youth Prize in the 14-up category 2013.
Target Audience: Ages 14+
Description: 352 pages : maps ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Between shades of grey
Responsibility: Ruta Sepetys.

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"Lithuania, June 1941: Fifteen-year-old Lina is preparing for art school and looking forward to summer. In the dark of night there is a knock at the door and life is forever changed. Soviet secret police arrest Lina, her mother, and her younger brother, tearing their family apart. The three are hauled from their home and thrown into cattle cars, where they soon discover their destination: Siberia. Separated from her father, Lina embeds clues in her drawings and secretly passes them along, hoping they will reach her father’s prison camp..."--Publisher description.

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