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The Resource Between Shades of Gray

Between Shades of Gray

Label
Between Shades of Gray
Title
Between Shades of Gray
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Summary
The inspiration for the major motion picture Ashes in the Snow!"Few books are beautifully written, fewer still are important; this novel is both." —The Washington PostFrom New York Times and international bestseller and Carnegie Medal winner Ruta Sepetys, author of Salt to the Sea, comes a story of loss and of fear — and ultimately, of survival.A New York Times notable bookAn international bestsellerA Carnegie Medal nomineeA William C. Morris Award finalistA Golden Kite Award winnerFifteen-year-old Lina is a Lithuanian girl living an ordinary life — until Soviet officers invade her home and tear her family apart. Separated from her father and forced onto a crowded train, Lina, her mother, and her young brother make their way to a Siberian work camp, where they are forced to fight for their lives. Lina finds solace in her art, documenting these events by drawing. Risking everything, she imbeds clues in her drawings of their location and secretly passes them along, hoping her drawings will make their way to her father's prison camp. But will strength, love, and hope be enough for Lina and her family to survive?A moving and haunting novel perfect for readers of The Book Thief.Praise for Between Shades of Gray:"Superlative. A hefty emotional punch." —The New York Times Book Review"Heart-wrenching . . . an eye-opening reimagination of a very real tragedy written with grace and heart." —The Los Angeles Times"At once a suspenseful, drama-packed survival story, a romance, and an intricately researched work of historial fiction." —The Wall Street Journal* "Beautifully written and deeply felt . . . An important book that deserves the widest possible readership." —Booklist, starred review "A superlative first novel. A hefty emotional punch."—The New York Times Book Review "A brilliant story of love and survival."—Laurie Halse Anderson, bestselling author of Speak and Wintergirls * "Beautifully written and deeply felt...an important book that deserves the widest possible readership."—Booklist, Starred Review
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Sepetys, Ruta
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  • Historical Fiction
  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Young Adult Literature
Label
Between Shades of Gray
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OVERDRIVE:8ad64b44-3bed-4ee7-9331-6f1b06f9484d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781101476154
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Between Shades of Gray
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:8ad64b44-3bed-4ee7-9331-6f1b06f9484d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781101476154
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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