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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
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
Citation source
  • Wilson's Children, October 2006
  • Wilson's Junior High School, November 2005
  • Elem. School Library Collection, June 2000
  • School Library Journal starred, September 1997
  • Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.), January 1998
  • Five Owls, January 1998
  • Book Links (A.L.A.), September 2004
  • Booklist starred, October 1997
  • Books for the Teen Age (NYPL), April 1999
  • Wilson's Children
  • Wilson's Junior High School
  • Elem. School Library Collection
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 4.5
  • 3-6
  • 3-6
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PZ7.H4364
LC item number
Ou 1997
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Out of the dust, Karen Hesse
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
21405168
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9780590360807
Lccn
96040344
System control number
  • (rplri)21743
  • (IMchF)fol04673734
Label
Out of the dust, Karen Hesse
Publication
Control code
21405168
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9780590360807
Lccn
96040344
System control number
  • (rplri)21743
  • (IMchF)fol04673734

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