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The Resource Between shades of gray, Ruta Sepetys

Between shades of gray, Ruta Sepetys

Label
Between shades of gray
Title
Between shades of gray
Statement of responsibility
Ruta Sepetys
Title variation
Between shades of grey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
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
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2012
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • Golden Kite Award for Fiction, 2011.
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Young Adult, 2012.
  • International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Young Adult Fiction, 2012.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2012.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2012
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
384432
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
490
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Between shades of gray, Ruta Sepetys
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
344 p.
Isbn
9780399254123
Lccn
2009050092
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)499127912
Label
Between shades of gray, Ruta Sepetys
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
344 p.
Isbn
9780399254123
Lccn
2009050092
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)499127912

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