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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.

About the Author

Karen Hesse is the award-winning and critically acclaimed author of many books for children. Her titles include WITNESS, THE CATS IN KRASINSKI SQUARE, and the Newbery Medal winner OUT OF THE DUST, among many others. She lives in Vermont with her husband and two teenaged daughters.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780590360807
Author:
Hesse, Karen
Publisher:
Scholastic
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Farm life
Subject:
Historical - United States - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Historical
Subject:
Depressions
Subject:
Historical - United States - 20th Century
Subject:
Oklahoma
Subject:
Dust storms
Subject:
Poetry -- Fiction.
Subject:
Bildungsromans
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Depressions -- 1929 -- Fiction.
Subject:
Childrens classics
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
13/1995
Publication Date:
19971031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
7.5 x 5 in
Age Level:
09-12

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