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The Resource Salt to the sea, Ruta Sepetys, (electronic resource.)

Salt to the sea, Ruta Sepetys, (electronic resource.)

Label
Salt to the sea
Title
Salt to the sea
Statement of responsibility
Ruta Sepetys
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
New York Times Bestseller! "Masterly crafted"—The Wall Street JournalFor readers of Between Shades of Gray and All the Light We Cannot See, bestselling author Ruta Sepetys returns to WWII in this epic novel that shines a light on one of the war's most devastating—yet unknown—tragedies.World War II is drawing to a close in East Prussia and thousands of refugees are on a desperate trek toward freedom, many with something to hide. Among them are Joana, Emilia, and Florian, whose paths converge en route to the ship that promises salvation, the Wilhelm Gustloff. Forced by circumstance to unite, the three find their strength, courage, and trust in each other tested with each step closer to safety. Just when it seems freedom is within their grasp, tragedy strikes. Not country, nor culture, nor status matter as all ten thousand people aboard must fight for the same thing:..
Summary
"As World War II draws to a close, refugees try to escape the war's final dangers, only to find themselves aboard a ship with a target on its hull"--
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Carnegie Medal, 2017.
  • California Young Reader Medal, Young Adult, 2018.
  • Golden Kite Award for Fiction, 2017
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2016
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Young Adult, 2017.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2016
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2017
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2016
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2017.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Teen Book Category, 2018.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for High School, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10464544
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sepetys, Ruta
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
560
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Historical Fiction
  • Young Adult Literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Salt to the sea, Ruta Sepetys, (electronic resource.)
Link
http://cpls.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=3470F6FC-69E8-481E-A5B5-5D6781F4D2B4
Instantiates
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780698172623
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3470F6FC-69E8-481E-A5B5-5D6781F4D2B4
Label
Salt to the sea, Ruta Sepetys, (electronic resource.)
Link
http://cpls.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=3470F6FC-69E8-481E-A5B5-5D6781F4D2B4
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780698172623
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3470F6FC-69E8-481E-A5B5-5D6781F4D2B4

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