Between Shades of Grey

By Ruta Sepetys

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Fifteen-year old Lina’s world is torn apart when she is deported from Lithuania to a Siberian work camp. Inspired by the real-life stories of the survivors of Stalin’s reign of terror (during which time over 20 million people were killed), this novel tells of suffering and hope under unbearably harsh conditions. The daughter of Lithuanian refugees herself, Sepetys writes with tenderness, using thorough research, to craft a memorable and heart-wrenching story.

Perfect for:

  • Teens or adults interested in a historical stories about survival.
  • Those interested in learning of the terrors experienced under Soviet-Communist regimes.
  •  Fans of well-researched narratives based on real-life experiences.
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