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.
Old Greenwich, CT : Listening Library, p1998, c1997.
2 compact sound discs (130 min.)
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10 and up.
Read by Marika Mashburn.
Winner of the 1998 Newbery Medal and the 1998 Scott O'Dell award.
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Subjects:Death -- Fiction.
Depressions -- 1929 -- Fiction.
Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939.
Dust storms -- Fiction.
Farm life -- Oklahoma -- Fiction.
Oklahoma -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Parent and child -- Fiction.
Talking Books on CD-ROM -- Juvenile.
Other Authors:Mashburn, Marika.