Between the Shades of Gray
By: Ruta Sepetys
In Lithuania 1941 Lina, her mother, and brother are startled by the knock at the door. Lina's life was forever changed after she saw who was there. The Soviet Secret Police arrest them and throw them into a train car They are separated from Lina's father. They are thrown I train cars. On the way Lina finds out that her brothers life was worth a pocket watch. Lina soon finds out that they are in Siberia. Lina draws and secretly passes them on, hoping they will reach her father. She fights for her life and she tries to help the ones around her. Will she be able to stay alive with her love ones?