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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
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/Honor, 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076100
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hesse, Karen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • NP
  • 3-6
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.H4364
LC item number
Ou 1997
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dust storms
  • Farm life
  • Depressions
  • Poetry
  • Dust storms
  • Farm life
  • Great Depression, 1929-1939
  • Poetry
  • Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Out of the dust, Karen Hesse
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21405168
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780590360807
Lccn
96040344
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Out of the dust, Karen Hesse
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21405168
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780590360807
Lccn
96040344
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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