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Ruta Sepetys

  • 5 stars across 5 books
    Ruta Sepetys is a New York Times bestselling author and winner of the Carnegie Medal. She was born and raised in Michigan in a family of artists, readers, and music lovers. The daughter of a refugee, Ruta is drawn to underrepresented stories of strength through struggle and hopes to give voice to those who weren't able to tell their story. Her award-winning historical novels are published in over fifty countries and have received over forty literary prizes.
    4th February 2016

    Salt to the Sea

    WINNER OF THE CILIP CARNEGIE MEDAL 2017 It's early 1945 and a group of people trek across Germany, bound together b... More

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    18th December 2010

    Between Shades Of Gray

    The haunting and powerful Second World War novel by Ruta Sepetys that inspired the MAJOR FEATURE FILM, ASHES IN THE ... More

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    7th March 2013

    Out of the Easy

    Out of the Easy is set against the vivid backdrop of 1950s New Orleans. Written by New York Times bestsellin... More

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    3rd October 2019

    The Fountains of Silence

    FROM CARNEGIE MEDAL WINNING AUTHOR RUTA SEPETYS Madrid, 1957. Tourists and foreign businessmen flood into Spain... More

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      Salt to the Sea

      This book tells the story of a group of people trying to flea at the end of the WWII. It’s quite a tragic tale but it is a good story for showing you...

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      Salt to the Sea

      Ruta Sepetys, for me personally, is the Queen of YA historical fiction, and her inspiring novel, Salt to the Sea, without a doubt justifies that.
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    • Between Shades Of Gray

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      I picked this book because I read Salt to the Sea (also by Ruta Sepetys) and loved it. This one was even better!
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