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The Resource Out of the dust, Karen Hesse

Out of the dust, Karen Hesse

Label
Out of the dust
Title
Out of the dust
Statement of responsibility
Karen Hesse
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a series of poems, fifteen-year-old Billie Jo relates the hardships of living on her family's wheat farm in Oklahoma during the dust bowl years of the Depression. Exquisitely written, this Newbery Medal-winner is a poetic, compelling, and often melancholy novel of a young girl growing up in the Oklahoma Dust Bowl during the Depression
Summary
In a series of poems, fourteen-year-old Billie Jo relates the hardships of living on her family's wheat farm in Oklahoma during the dust bowl years of the Depression
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Newbery Medal, 1998.
  • Scott O'Dell Historical Fiction Award, 1998.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1998
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1997
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1998
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1997.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076100
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.H4364
LC item number
Ou 1997
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Out of the dust, Karen Hesse
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
80006
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9780590360807
Lccn
96040344
Stock number
L-97539-00
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm36123638
  • (OCoLC)36123638
Label
Out of the dust, Karen Hesse
Publication
Control code
80006
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9780590360807
Lccn
96040344
Stock number
L-97539-00
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm36123638
  • (OCoLC)36123638

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