Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys is the story told of 4 young people who are trying to escape from East Prussia the only possible way – through the Baltic sea. Each of the characters have secrets and a past that they are trying to hide.
Readers of this book is captivating and the writing style of the author, as well as small chapters, each chapters is narrated on behalf of one of four heroes (one of which listened with each Chapter growing disgust), dip into the narrative. And many would like a different fate, but this is war. And she decides.