Out of the dust

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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. 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. Dust piles up like snow across the prairie. A terrible accident has transformed Billie Jo's life, scarring her inside and out. Her mother is gone. Her father can't talk about it. And the one thing that might make her feel better -- playing the piano -- is impossible with her wounded hands. To make matters worse, dust storms are devastating the family farm and all the farms nearby. While others flee from the dust bowl, Billie Jo is left to find peace in the bleak landscape of Oklahoma -- and in the surprising landscape of her own heart.
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9780590360807
9780590371254
9780307284037
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Grouped Work ID 2cefb6e1-57c1-e520-1d87-ce24ba7ce558
Grouping Title out of the dust
Grouping Author hesse karen
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-10 02:15:46AM
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display_description 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. 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. Dust piles up like snow across the prairie. A terrible accident has transformed Billie Jo's life, scarring her inside and out. Her mother is gone. Her father can't talk about it. And the one thing that might make her feel better -- playing the piano -- is impossible with her wounded hands. To make matters worse, dust storms are devastating the family farm and all the farms nearby. While others flee from the dust bowl, Billie Jo is left to find peace in the bleak landscape of Oklahoma -- and in the surprising landscape of her own heart.
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publishDate 1997, 1999, 2006
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subject_facet Bildungsromans, Children's audiobooks, Compact discs, Depressions -- 1929 -- Fiction, Depressions -- 1929 -- Juvenile fiction, Domestic fiction, Dust storms -- Fiction, Dust storms -- Juvenile fiction, Farm life -- Fiction, Farm life -- Juvenile fiction, Farm life -- Oklahoma -- Fiction, Historical fiction, JUVENILE FICTION / Classics, JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / United States / 20th Century, JUVENILE FICTION / Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life, JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Emotions & Feelings, JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, JUVENILE FICTION / Stories in Verse (see also Poetry), Novels in verse, Oklahoma -- Fiction, Oklahoma -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction, Oklahoma -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction, Oklahoma -- Juvenile fiction, Poetry -- Fiction, Poetry -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Out of the dust
title_full Out of the dust / Karen Hesse, Out of the dust [sound recording] / Karen Hesse
title_short Out of the dust
topic_facet Depressions, Dust storms, Farm life, History, Poetry