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Hevron, Amy

Summary: A lonely dust bunny tries to make friends with passing creatures with no success, until a broom sweeps him under the bed and he finds more friends like him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HEV

Moss, Marissa.

Summary: Rose keeps a journal of her family's difficult times on their farm during the days of the Dust Bowl in 1935.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Silver Whistle/Harcourt 2001

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC MOS

Durbin, William

Summary: Thirteen-year-old C.J. records in a journal the conditions of the Dust Bowl that cause the Jackson family to leave their farm in Oklahoma and make the difficult journey to California, where they find a harsh life as migrant workers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC DUR

Summary: Horton is a the lovable elephant who tries to protect tiny creatures on a speck of dust. It seems that he is the only one who can hear the tiny people of the tiny planet.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD HOR RATED G

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV HOR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Children's videos, Call number: J DVD Movie Horton 2008

Johnson, Terry Lynn

Summary: Separated from their group during a sixth-graders geocaching trip, Jen Chiu and her mortal enemy, Martin Diaz, are caught in a dust storm in the desert near Las Cruces, New Mexico. Includes survival tips.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED JOH

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED JOH

Thomas, Jan

Summary: Dust bunnies who enjoy rhyming games and a boisterous cat who likes to chase and grab learn how to play together.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Early Learner, Call number: JE Fiction Thomas 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE THO

Thomas, Jan

1 hold on 8 copies

Summary: As three dust bunnies, Ed, Ned, and Ted, are demonstrating how much they love to rhyme, a fourth, Bob, is trying to warn them of approaching danger.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Tho

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Early Learner, Call number: JE Fiction Thomas 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Reference, Call number: JE REF THO
3 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE THO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: TC KIT THO

Hesse, Karen.

Summary: During the Great Depression, fourteen-year-old Billie Jo must endure heartwrenching ordeals that no child should have to face. She and her parents struggle to keep their Oklahoma farm running as a drought and devastating dust storms take a toil on both the land and the family. In this midst of this turmoil, a tragic household accident badly injures both Billie Jo and her mother. The quiet...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD HES

Janke, Katelan.

Summary: A twelve-year-old girl keeps a journal of her family's and friends' difficult experiences in the Texas panhandle, part of the "Dust Bowl," during the Great Depression. Includes an historical note about life in America in 1935.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC JAN

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC JAN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: Y DA

Meadows, Rae

Summary: "Annie Bell can't escape the dust. It's in her hair, covering the windowsills, coating the animals in the barn, in the corners of her children's dry, cracked lips. It's 1934 and the Bell farm in Mulehead, Oklahoma is struggling as the earliest storms of The Dust Bowl descend. All around them the wheat harvests are drying out and people are packing up their belongings as storms lay waste to the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MEA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MEA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Ficiton Meadows 2016

Johnson, Kristin F.

Summary: "A team's school bus breaks down in the middle of the desert after a disappointing loss at the State Championships, and a gathering dust storm threatens to turn their bus into a death trap. It will take some quick thinking to get through this!"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Darby Creek 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC JOH

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC JOH

Hesse, Karen.

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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HES

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HES

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HES

Hesse, Karen.

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. 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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HES

Dallas, Sandra

Summary: In 1933, when twelve-year-old Hallie Turner and her brothers, Tom and Benny, take to the road seeking whatever work they can get, they find kindness in small-town Kansas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC DAL

Finkbeiner, Susie

Summary: "Pearl Spence has been through more in her young life than most folks could handle. But through it all, her family has been by her side. They may not be perfect, but they love her and they all love each other, come what may. That's one thing Pearl no longer questions. But the end of her beautiful day signals the beginning of the end of her secure life. Now her family is fleeing their Oklahoma...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kregel Publications 2017

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Loewenstein, Laurie

Summary: "When a rainmaker is bludgeoned to death in the pitch-blackness of a colossal dust storm, small-town sheriff Temple Jennings shoulders yet another burden in the hard times of the 1930s Dust Bowl."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kaylie Jones Books/Akashic Books 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M LOE

Brown, Sandra

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: In a time of drought and economic depression in 1934, Ella Barron runs her boardinghouse in Texas while caring for her son, Solly, and responds to the calm influence of one of her boarders, David Rainwater, while facing the tension and uncertainty around her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC BRO

Brown, Sandra

Summary: In a time of drought and economic depression in 1934, Ella Barron runs her boardinghouse in Texas while caring for her son, Solly, and responds to the calm influence of one of her boarders, David Rainwater, while facing the tension and uncertainty around her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC BRO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Brown 2009

Hannah, Kristin

40 holds on 14 copies

Summary: "From Kristin Hannah, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Nightingale and The Great Alone, comes an epic novel of love and heroism and hope, set against the backdrop of one of America's most defining eras-the Great Depression. Texas, 1934. Millions are out of work and a drought has broken the Great Plains. Farmers are fighting to keep their land and their livelihoods as the crops...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Hale, Nathan

Summary: Twins Axl and Ivan, with Sid as their driver, make a late-night fast-food run for a high school theater crew but return to discover that goo monsters are copying--and mutating--everything in sight.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 HAL

England, M. K.

Summary: Nax and a handful of other space Academy washouts are the only surviving pilots after the school is hijacked by terrorists, but in order to spread the truth about the attack, Nax and his fellow failures must execute a dangerous heist.--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ENG

Strasser, Todd

Summary: Hailed as a hero, twenty-year-old Jake returns to his pro-military hometown and family injured physically and emotionally, unsure if he can return to active duty but uncomfortable with the alternative.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Shuster BFYR 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC STR

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