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Between shades of gray

Author: Ruta Sepetys
Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Books, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : 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 and Lena must fight for her life, all the while vowing to honor her family and the thousands like hers by burying her story in a jar on Lithuanian soil.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Bildungsromans
Young adult fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruta Sepetys
ISBN: 9780142420591 014242059X
OCLC Number: 1085491439
Notes: Includes discussion questions (pages 345-348), author interview (pages 349-352), and excerpt from the author's Salt to the sea.
Description: 352, 8 pages : maps ; 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 and Lena must fight for her life, all the while vowing to honor her family and the thousands like hers by burying her story in a jar on Lithuanian soil.

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