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  • ISBN: 9781101476154 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 110147615X (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (344 pages) : maps
  • Publisher: New York : Philomel Books, 2011.

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Summary, etc.:
In 1941, fifteen-year-old 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 hers by burying her story in a jar on Lithuanian soil. Based on the author's family, includes a historical note.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 12-up.
HL 490 Lexile.
Reproduction Note:
Electronic reproduction. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1112 KB).
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Teenage girls > Lithuania > Fiction.
Labor camps > Fiction.
Survival > Fiction.
Lithuania > History > Soviet occupation, 1940-1941 > Fiction.
Siberia (Russia) > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Soviet Union > History > 1925-1953 > Fiction.
Genre: Autobiographical fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Electronic books.
Historical fiction.

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