"A clever, relevant, imaginative story that has clues for living and growth in past and present. Two stories alternate in each chapter both about families in Vineland but a century apart. Some themes are: staying true to oneself, seeing people you ..."
"Lina and her family are taken by force to work camps in Siberia as the Soviets arrest Lithuanians at the beginning of WWII. This is a tale of little known trouble of the "Baltic States" at this time in history. Lina draws everything she sees when ..."
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...