It S 1950, And As The French Quarter Of New Orleans Simmers With Secrets, Seventeen Year Old Josie Moraine Is Silently Stirring A Pot Of Her Own Known Among Locals As The Daughter Of A Brothel Prostitute, Josie Wants Out Of Life Than The Big Easy Has To Offer She Devises A Plan Get Out, But A Mysterious Death In The Quarter Leaves Josie Tangled In An Investigation That Will Challenge Her Allegiance To Her Mother, Her Conscience, And Willie Woodley, The Brusque Madam On Conti Street Josie Is Caught Between The Dream Of An Elite College And A Clandestine Underworld New Orleans Lures Her In Her Quest For Truth, Dangling Temptation At Every Turn, And Escalating To The Ultimate Test With Characters As Captivating As Those In Her Internationally Bestselling Novel Between Shades Of Gray, Ruta Sepetys Skillfully Creates A Rich Story Of Secrets, Lies, And The Haunting Reminder That Decisions Can Shape Our Destiny.
1 New York Times Bestselling Author and Winner of the Carnegie Medal.Ruta Sepetys was born and raised in Michigan in a family of artists, readers, and music lovers The daughter of a refugee, Ruta is drawn to underrepresented stories of strength through struggle and hopes to give voice to those who weren t able to tell their story Her award winning historical novels are published in over fifty c
- 348 pages
- Out of the Easy
- Ruta Sepetys
- 13 February 2017 Ruta Sepetys