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Hesse, Karen.

Summary: A series of poems express the views of various people in a small Vermont town, including a young black girl and a young Jewish girl, during the early 1920s when the Ku Klux Klan is trying to infiltrate the town.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2001

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: 811 Hesse

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

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Hesse, Karen.

Summary: A fictionalized journal relates the experiences of a young stowaway from 1768 to 1771 aboard the Endeavor which sailed around the world under Captain James Cook.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2000

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HES

Hesse, Karen.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Two Jewish sisters, escapees of the infamous Warsaw ghetto, devise a plan to thwart an attempt by the Gestapo to intercept food bound for starving people behind the dark Wall.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2004

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Hesse, Karen.

Summary: In 1860 and 1861, while working in her father's lighthouse on an island off the coast of Delaware, fifteen-year-old Amelia records in her diary how the Civil War is beginning to devastate her divided state.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2011

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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 East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HES

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HES

Hesse, Karen.

Summary: Tate Marshall is delighted when a stray dog turns up in the yard one day, but Sable, named for her dark, silky fur, causes trouble with the neighbors and has to go.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holt 1994

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

Hesse, Karen

Summary: Follows the antics of a happy little girl who explains how sucking her thumb is comforting and that her parents do not need to worry about it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E HES

Hesse, Karen.

Summary: In 1860 and 1861, while working in her father's lighthouse on an island off the coast of Delaware, fifteen-year-old Amelia records in her diary how the Civil War is beginning to devastate her divided state.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1999

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HES

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: Y DA 16

Hesse, Karen

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: A young girl eagerly awaits a coming rainstorm to bring relief from the oppressive summer heat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: SCHOH 0000

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Hes

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC HES

Hesse, Karen.

Summary: After rescuing an adolescent girl from the sea, researchers learn she has been raised by dolphins and attempt to rehabilitate her to the human world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1996

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

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

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

Summary: Come on, rain: Tess knows that the only thing that can fix the listless vines, the crackling dry path, the broiling alleyway and her sagging mama is a good, soaking rainstorm. "Come on, rain!" she whispers into the endless summer heat. When it finally comes, there is shouting and dancing as everyone and everything spring to life.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weston Woods Studios 2006

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