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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, 1998.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076100
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hesse, Karen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.H4364
LC item number
Ou 2004
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Large type books
  • Dust storms
  • Farm life
  • Depressions
  • Newbery Medal
  • Oklahoma
  • Poetry
  • Large type books
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
19852026
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
235 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786270064
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004042303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm56198711
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
19852026
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
235 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786270064
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004042303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm56198711

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