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Ruta Sepetys

  • 5 stars across 3 books
    Ruta Sepetys is the author of acclaimed YA novel, Between Shades of Grey. Born and raised in Michigan in a family of Lithuanian descent, Ruta now lives with her husband in Tennessee. Ruta was a highly successful promoter of classical music concerts, booking and touring with orchestras worldwide, before turning to writing full-time. In 2015 Ruta has been awarded The Rockefeller Foundation's prestigious Bellagio Center writing residency, where she will interact with other leading international artists, writers and thinkers.
    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

    Between Shades of Gray is a haunting and powerful Second World War novel by Ruta Sepetys That morning, my brother's lif... 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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    • Salt to the Sea

      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

      Between Shades Of Gray

      by Immy

      I picked this book because I read Salt to the Sea (also by Ruta Sepetys) and loved it. This one was even better!
      Between Shades of Gray is a e...

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      Salt to the Sea

      by Immy

      ‘Salt to the Sea’ is one of the most beautifully written books I have ever read. Emotions flow strongly through the book as World War II gets more dan...