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The Resource Out of the dust, by Karen Hesse

Out of the dust, by Karen Hesse

Label
Out of the dust
Title
Out of the dust
Statement of responsibility
by 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
Awards note
  • Newbery Medal, 1998
  • ALA Notable Books for Children, 1998.
  • ALA Best Books for Young Adults, 1998.
  • Ten Best Books for Young Adults, 1998.
  • Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, 1998.
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hesse, Karen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • NP
  • Grades 3-7
  • Middle School
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.H4364
LC item number
Ou 1997
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.3
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dust storms
  • Farm life
  • Depressions
  • Poetry
  • Newbery Medal, 1998
  • Oklahoma
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Out of the dust, by Karen Hesse
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9780590360807
Lccn
96040344 /AC
System control number
ocm36123638
Label
Out of the dust, by Karen Hesse
Publication
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9780590360807
Lccn
96040344 /AC
System control number
ocm36123638

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