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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
Author
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
Member of
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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hesse, Karen
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Grades 3-7
  • 1040L
  • Middle School
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 5.3
  • 5.3
  • 5.3
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • AR
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dust storms
  • Farm life
  • Depressions
  • Poetry
  • Oklahoma
  • Dust storms
  • Farm life
  • Depressions
  • Oklahoma
  • Poetry
  • Novels in verse
  • Depressions
  • Dust storms
  • Farm life
  • Poetry
  • Oklahoma
  • Accelerated reader
  • Dust storms
  • Farm life
  • Depressions (Economic)
  • Poetry
  • Newbery Medal books
  • Oklahoma
  • Newbery Medal books
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Out of the dust, Karen Hesse
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
36123638
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780606156653
Lccn
96040344
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
078073004997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
l-97539-00
System control number
(OCoLC)36123638
Label
Out of the dust, Karen Hesse
Publication
Copyright
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
36123638
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780606156653
Lccn
96040344
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
078073004997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
l-97539-00
System control number
(OCoLC)36123638

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