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The inspiration for the major motion picture Ashes in the Snow!"Few books are beautifully written, fewer still are important; this novel is both." --The Washington PostFrom New York Times and international bestseller and Carnegie Medal winner Ruta Sepetys, author of Salt to the Sea, comes a story of

Author Ruta Sepetys

Pages 368

Publisher Penguin

Published Date 2011-03-22

ISBN 110147615X 9781101476154

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abby_k_6718 shared a tip "This book is beautifully written, with a meaningful message as well as insight to life in concentration camps."

vestina_cepas shared a tip "Amazing book, I cried for many hours after finishing. Made me very emotional but overall the best book I’ve ever read."

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girlmadeofstars shared a tip "One of the best books I've ever read."

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rebecca_dodd_7579 shared a tip "Well written. Powerful story."

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rebecca_dodd_7579 shared a tip "LOVED this book! Such an important story to tell; Our younger generation needs to hear."

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privera shared a tip "I started yesterday before the coffee gets cold."

meghan_mccarthy_6343 shared a tip "SO SO SO good it is really sad tough"

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sophia_h_3339 shared a tip "ALL TIME FAV BOOK. i’ve read this at least 3 times and can’t wait to read it again. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!!!!"

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madison_duran shared a tip "One of my favorite reads, it’s heavy but so so good (and I love the sibling books too!!)"

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jordan_dillon_5544 shared a tip "Great book! I read it in almost one day! I had to finish it 🤩🤩"

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j_lia shared a tip "Between shades of gray and her newest one I Must Betray You is great for historical fiction!"

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emeryyball shared a tip "I read this book a while back and loved it"

riverlee_hall shared a tip "This one made cry I loved it so much and the sequel salt to the sea is just as good"

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juliannesmtg shared a tip "My little recommendation about what happened in the Soviet Union during WWII! Very emotional!"

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readingpaigelol shared a tip "one of my all time favs, great way to perceive these important historical events in the view of a teenager"

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Bibli_paradisical shared a tip "One of my most favorite books. Extremely sad and heart wrenching. Beautiful in a broken way"

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hannah_begg shared a tip "I love the author and her other works !"

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zoha_khan shared a tip "Such a touching book. really takes you in and makes you feel what the characters are feeling. Couldn’t put it down!"

georgia_haines shared a tip "Amazing book! Read it once then had to go buy it!!"

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natalie_dannheim shared a tip "My favorite historical fiction book! Everytime I read it, I can't put it down!"

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ella_lovesbooks shared a tip "Oooh. I love this book, left me in tears 😭"

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brandy_drury_forrest shared a tip "Beautiful written tragic story. Every sad but has had you intrigued with hope."

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kristen_123 shared a tip "Sooo good. One of my all time fav historical fiction books that I’ve read."

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katelyn_hoa shared a tip "I liked this book because it was a fictional story about how someone survived the holocaust."

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alyssa_wing shared a tip "I LOVED this book, I would DEFFINITLY READ THIS AGAIN!"

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heavenleigh_ shared a tip "This book is so intriguing could read all over again"

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jaire_gutierrez shared a tip "this book i read in middle school and i still have it and it’s honestly a good book 🤪"

larae_b shared a tip "I haven’t read it yet. I think I chose the wrong reaction. New to the app and trying figure it out. Sorry"

awesome_user_912298 shared a tip "absolutely amazing storyline!! never got bored reading it."

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josie_j shared a tip "Beautiful and inspiring book. Just wonderful."

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maia_nimeh shared a tip "I tell everyone that this is my favorite book ever. I could not recommend a book more to someone. A phenomenal read."

caroline_babbitt_3194 shared a tip "Honestly a quick read but so impactful"

usuallyawriter shared a tip "The story is unique and the writing is just beautiful."

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kayla_lopez_8719 shared a tip "Totally is!!"

lindy_kollman shared a tip "Such a great read and introduction for tween readers to WW2."

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kak_uwu shared a tip "three little words by Sarah n. harvey"

paula_vetere shared a tip "Excellent book. I highly recommend this if you like to read about ww2 survivor stories"

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dina_aissiou shared a tip "I love this 😭"

katie_9571 shared a tip "Wonderful read for someone interested in history. It’s a beautiful story with characters that you cheer for and cry with."

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elvglr shared a tip "Ugh this book was so good I’ve read it like three times"

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a_name shared a tip "Beautifully written and made me feel another level of sorrow and hope."

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elizabeth_franke_6180 shared a tip "It was filled with romance and pain and strength. The uncertainty also keeps you in your toes a little as well!"

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vici_herkomer shared a tip "So eye opening!"

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isabella_t_3701 shared a tip "10/10 I have read this over and over for years! My all time favorite book!"

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brooke_b._wallace shared a tip "Another fabulous read from Ruta Sepetys! Highly recommend!"

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brandi_1445 shared a tip "Loved this book, but true to form the movie left me wanting."

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jennifer_valle_7049 shared a tip "Yes this book is awsome"

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sarah_stitcher shared a tip "I absolutely loved this book, and highly recommend it to everyone."

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grace_thomas_7922 shared a tip "Beautiful but heartbreaking story. Loved every bit of it"

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jessica_long_1830 shared a tip "Read this at least 10 times. Very thankful for middle school book club for introducing me to this book."

delaney_haskell shared a tip "Absolutely amazing. One of the only books that has ever made me cry"

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anna_traglia shared a tip "Couldn’t put this book down. It is a must read. Although heart breaking, it was eye opening and hopeful."

alli_wagner_7444 shared a tip "Loved! One of my favorite books"

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madelyn_aiello shared a tip "This is one of my favorite books, anyone who likes to read historical fiction and a little bit of romance should read this"

kelsey_harris_111 shared a tip "I absolutely love this book. I read it at least once every year."

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cayenne_martin shared a tip "Good book"

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just_kylie shared a tip "Its been so long since i’ve read it, but I literally still think about it so much."

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