Between Shades of Gray (Paperback)

By Ruta Sepetys

Thorndike Striving Reader, 9781432873615

Publication Date: January 1, 2020

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (3/21/2011)
Paperback (4/3/2012)
Hardcover (3/22/2011)
Paperback, Large Print (1/1/2020)
Prebound (4/3/2012)
Compact Disc (3/22/2011)
Hardcover, Large Print (9/7/2011)
Prebound (4/3/2012)
Paperback, Japanese (1/25/2012)

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Spring 2011 Kids' Next List

“The full extent of Stalin's genocide will never truly be known, but it certainly had no boundaries. Ruta Sepetys stunningly portrays the devastation of Lithuania through the eyes of 15-year-old Lina and the story of her family's deportation to Siberia. The camp scenes not only accurately display the horror of the Great Terror but also show the courage and resilience of those who survived this colossal crime. Consider this the young adult version of Alexander Solzhenitsyn's One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich.”
— Bill Cusumano, Nicola's Books, Ann Arbor, MI
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