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Salt to the Sea
 

Salt to the Sea (EPUB ebook)

By Sepetys, Ruta

WINNER OF THE CILIP CARNEGIE MEDAL 2017It's early 1945 and a group of people trek across Germany, bound together by their desperation to reach the ship that can take them away from the war-ravaged land. Four young people, each haunted by their own dark secret, narrate their unfor...gettable stories. Fans of The Book Thief or Helen Dunmore's The Siege will be totally absorbed.This inspirational novel is based on a true story from the Second World War. When the German ship the Wilhelm Gustloff was sunk in port in early 1945 it had over 9000 civilian refugees, including children, on board. Nearly all were drowned. Ruta Sepetys, acclaimed author of Between Shades of Grey, brilliantly imagines their story.'Ruta Sepetys is a master of historical fiction' Elizabeth Wein, author of CODE NAME VERITY
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ISBN 9780141347417
Published 4 Feb 2016
Publisher Penguin
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en

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ISBN-13 9780141347417
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin
Released 4 Feb 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Sepetys, Ruta
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Historical Fiction
Ebook Challenge Level: 7-8
Ebook Challenge Level: 9-10
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 813.6
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress World War, 1939-1945 - Fiction - Refugees
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult

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