Sepetys, Ruta    Between Shades of Gray    TEEN FIC SEPETYS

In 1941, Lina, her mother, and brother are pulled from their Lithuanian home by Soviet guards and sent to Siberia, where her father is sentenced to death in a prison camp while she fights for her life, vowing to honor her family and the thousands like her by burying her story in a jar on Lithuanian soil. Grades 7 and up.