Salt to the Sea

By Ruta Sepetys

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Publisher Penguin Imprint Philomel ISBN


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Salt to the Sea

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Discrimination: Reference/Discussion,Sexual Content: Strong Sexual Content/Themes,Violence: Mild Violence

Joana, Emilia, and Florian cross paths as refugees fleeing East Prussia. They must rely on one another to survive both the trek to a ship that promises salvation and a disaster at sea. Based on true events. Author’s note. Research and sources.
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