Between shades of gray : the graphic novel
(Graphic Novel)

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New York : Philomel Books, [2021].
Graphic Novel
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1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm
Accelerated Reader
IL: UG - BL: 3.6 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure
HL 490L
Ages 12 and up.
Oliver La Farge - Young Adult Graphic Novels
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New York : Philomel Books, [2021].
Accelerated Reader
Level 3.6, 3 Points
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General Note
"Adapted from Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys, published by Philomel Books in 2011"--Page facing title page.
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
Ages 12 and up.,Philomel Books.
Target Audience
Grades 7-9.,Philomel Books.
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Target Audience
Decoding demand: 96 (very high),Semantic demand: 100 (very high),Syntactic demand: 74 (high),Structure demand: 87 (very high),Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,3.6,3,516249.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Donkin, A., Kopka, D., Livesay, B., Dickey, C., & Sepetys, R. (2021). Between shades of gray: the graphic novel . Philomel Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Andrew, Donkin et al.. 2021. Between Shades of Gray: The Graphic Novel. New York: Philomel Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Andrew, Donkin et al.. Between Shades of Gray: The Graphic Novel New York: Philomel Books, 2021.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Donkin, Andrew,, et al. Between Shades of Gray: The Graphic Novel Philomel Books, 2021.

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