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Out of the Dust
by Karen Hesse
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Publishers Weekly (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved 9780590371254 In a starred review of the 1998 Newbery Medal winner, set during the Depression, PW said, "This intimate novel, written in stanza form, poetically conveys the heat, dust and wind of Oklahoma. With each meticulously arranged entry Hesse paints a vivid picture of her heroine's emotions." Ages 11-13. (Jan.) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved