Following the 2016 Outstanding International Books announcement, Ruta Sepetys will be speaking about her forthcoming book, Salt to the Sea, set in 1945 as World War II is drawing to a close and inspired by the real-life events related to the sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff, the largest shipwreck in history.
Meeting Type: Author Event, Awards/Honors Recognition, Forum/Update/Assembly
Content Area: Books & Authors
Interests: Children’s Literature, Young Adult Services, Youth Services
Library Type: Elementary School, High School, Public, School/Media Center
C-Sponsors: AASL, ALSC
Cost: Included with full conference registration.