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The Resource Salt to the Sea [electronic resource] :

Salt to the Sea [electronic resource] :

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Salt to the Sea [electronic resource] :
Title
Salt to the Sea [electronic resource] :
Statement of responsibility
Ruta Sepetys
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
-- Wilhelm Gustloff. Just when it seems freedom is within their grasp, tragedy strikes. Not country, nor culture, nor status matter as all ten thousand people—adults and children alike—aboard must fight for the same thing: survival. Told in alternating points of view and perfect for fans of Anthony Doerr's Pulitzer Prize-winning -- Praise for Salt to the SeaFeatured on NPR's Morning Edition ¿ "Superlative...masterfully crafted...(a) powerful work of historical fiction."—The Wall Street Journal ¿ Shelf AwarenessSalt Lake Tribune ¿ * ¿ A PW Praise for Between Shades of GrayA New York Times
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
  • California Young Reader Medal, Young Adult, 2018.
  • Carnegie Medal, 2017.
  • Golden Kite Award for Fiction, 2017
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2016
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Teen Book Category, 2018.
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Young Adult, 2017.
  • LibraryReads Favorites, 2016
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2017
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2016
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for High School, 2018.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2017.
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Provided by publisher
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10464544
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Sepetys, Ruta
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
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560
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Wilhelm Gustloff (Ship)
  • Refugees
  • World War II
  • Nurses
  • Pregnant teenagers
  • Soldiers
  • Europe
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Salt to the Sea [electronic resource] :
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
THREE_M:huy9bg9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780698172623
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Salt to the Sea [electronic resource] :
Publication
Control code
THREE_M:huy9bg9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780698172623
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      585 Liberty Street SE, Salem, OR, 97301, US
      44.934972 -123.041775
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