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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

Copies Available at Interlochen

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

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HES

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Stacks, Call number: Y DA 16

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

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HES

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hesse, Karen.

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE 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 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, 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.

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

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: SCHOH 0000

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE 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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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