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The Resource Between shades of gray, Ruta Sepetys, (electronic resource)

Between shades of gray, Ruta Sepetys, (electronic resource)

Label
Between shades of gray
Title
Between shades of gray
Statement of responsibility
Ruta Sepetys
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Few books are beautifully written, fewer still are important; this novel is both." — The Washington PostLina is just like any other fifteen-year-old Lithuanian girl in 1941. She paints, she draws, she gets crushes on boys. Until one night when Soviet officers barge into her home, tearing her family from the comfortable life they've known. Separated from her father, forced onto a crowded and dirty train car, Lina, her mother, and her young brother slowly make their way north, crossing the Arctic Circle, to a work camp in the coldest reaches of Siberia. Here they are forced, under Stalin's orders, to dig for beets and fight for their lives under the cruelest of conditions.Lina finds solace in her art, meticulously-and at great risk-documenting events by drawing, hoping these messages will make their way to her father's prison camp to let him know they are still alive. It is a long and harrowing journey, spanning years and covering 6,500 miles, but..
Awards note
Morris Award finalist, 2012.
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Sepetys, Ruta
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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eBook
Label
Between shades of gray, Ruta Sepetys, (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00611742
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781101476154
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00611742
  • (Sirsi) b14658240
Label
Between shades of gray, Ruta Sepetys, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00611742
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781101476154
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00611742
  • (Sirsi) b14658240

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