Ruta Sepetys
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Ruta Sepetys

Ruta Sepetys was born and raised in Michigan in a family of artists, readers, and music lovers. The daughter of a refugee, Ruta is drawn to stories of strength through struggle. Her award-winning historical novels are published in over fifty countries. "Between Shades of Gray" was inspired by her family's history in Lithuania. Her second novel, "Out of the Easy" is set in the French Quarter of New Orleans in 1950, and her third novel, "Salt to the Sea, exposes one of the greatest hidden disasters of World War II. Ruta lives with her family in Tennessee.

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    • Salt to the Sea

    • By: Ruta Sepetys
    • Narrated by: Jorjeana Marie, Will Damron, Cassandra Morris, and others
    • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,159
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,988
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,983

    In 1945, World War II is drawing to a close in East Prussia, and thousands of refugees are on a desperate trek toward freedom, almost all of them with something to hide....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Haunting Historical YA Fiction

    • By FanB14 on 02-19-16

    Regular price: $32.20

    • Between Shades of Gray

    • By: Ruta Sepetys
    • Narrated by: Emily Klein
    • Length: 7 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,012
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 913
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 914

    A powerful and haunting debut novel about a little-known slice of history....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Sunlight Through the Cracks

    • By FanB14 on 03-27-13

    Regular price: $32.20

    • Out of The Easy

    • By: Ruta Sepetys
    • Narrated by: Lauren Fortgang
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 337
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 315
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 316

    It’s 1950, and as the French Quarter of New Orleans simmers with secrets, 17-year-old Josie Moraine is silently stirring a pot of her own....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Easy to Love

    • By FanB14 on 02-27-13

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Ashes in the Snow (Movie Tie-In)

    • By: Ruta Sepetys
    • Narrated by: Emily Klein
    • Length: 7 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 8

    An international best-seller, a number-one New York Times best-seller, and now a major motion picture! Ruta Sepetys' Between Shades of Gray is now the film Ashes in the Snow....

    Regular price: $32.20

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