Salt to the sea
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Published:
New York, New York : Penguin Books, 2017.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
418, 12 pages : illustration, maps ; 22 cm
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 4.5 - AR Pts: 10
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 560L
Rating:
4.5.
Status:
J.T. Moore Middle - Teen Fiction
F Sep
Description
#1 New York Times bestseller and winner of the Carnegie Medal! "A superlative novel . . . masterfully crafted."-- The Wall Street Journal Based on "the forgotten tragedy that was six times deadlier than the Titanic ."-- Time Winter 1945. WWII. Four refugees. Four stories. Each one born of a different homel∧ each one hunted, and haunted, by tragedy, lies, war. As thousands desperately flock to the coast in the midst of a Soviet advance, four paths converge, vying for passage aboard the Wilhelm Gustloff , a ship that promises safety and freedom. But not all promises can be kept . . . This paperback edition includes book club questions and exclusive interviews with Wilhelm Gustloff survivors and experts.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780142423622 (pbk.), 0142423629 (pbk.)
Reading Level:
UG
Level 4.5, 10 Points
Lexile code:
HL: High-Low
Lexile measure:
560

Notes

General Note
"Includes book club questions and exclusive interviews with Wilhelm Gustloff survivors and experts"--Back cover.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Citation/References
Horn Book Guide,,10/2016
Citation/References
Publishers Weekly,,11/9/2015
Citation/References
School Library Journal,,12/2015
Description
As World War II draws to a close, four teens meet aboard the "Wilhelm Gustloff" a cruise ship that will give them passage out of Prussia before the Russians overtake the retreating German troops. The cruise ship, built to hold 1,500 passengers, is laden with over 10,000 desperate people. The four band together and try to survive when a Russian torpedo slams into the ship.
Target Audience
4.5.
Target Audience
7-12.
Target Audience
HL 560,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS,UG,4.5,10.0,179545.
Study Program Information
Reading Counts RC,5.2,17.0,68133.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Sepetys, R. (2017). Salt to the sea. New York, New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sepetys, Ruta. 2017. Salt to the Sea. New York, New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Sepetys, Ruta, Salt to the Sea. New York, New York: Penguin Books, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Sepetys, Ruta. Salt to the Sea. New York, New York: Penguin Books, 2017. Print.

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