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Author: Karen Hesse
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 1997.
Series: Newbery Medal winner, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Newbery Medal honor books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Bildungsromans
Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Hesse
ISBN: 0590360809 9780590360807 0590376195 9780590376198 0590371258 9780590371254 0606156658 9780606156653
OCLC Number: 36123638
Awards: 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.
Target Audience: Grades 3-7.; Middle School.
Description: 227 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Newbery Medal winner, 1998.
Responsibility: Karen Hesse.
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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.

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