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Summer of the monkeys —Rawls, Wilson.

In the late 1800's, a fourteen-year-old Ozark mountain boy spends the summer trying to recapture monkeys escaped from a traveling circus.

Out of the dust —Hesse, Karen.

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.

Her single dad hero —James, Arlene, author.

Ten years ago Ann Billings left her Oklahoma ranch behind and headed to the big city. But when her ailing father needs her to temporarily run the spread, she's back-- successful, accomplished ... and engaged. She's got h...

The last stand —Braun, Matt, 1932- author.

When the U.S. Government broke its treaty with the Five Civilized Tribes, Cherokee Chitto Starr went to war, leading a bloody rebellion for the land. Opposing him is U.S. Marshall Owen McLain, sworn to uphold the law, wh...

No name —Tingle, Tim, author.

When his mother leaves, sixteen-year-old Bobby, a Choctaw, begins living in a hole in his backyard to avoid his abusive father, and is surprised to find friends and neighbors willing to help him. Inspired by the traditio...

The burning range a Ralph Compton novel —West, Joseph A.
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For a gambler locked in a claims war, the stakes are life or death! A plague of killings has descended on Green Meadow, Oklahoma. A villain called the Fat Man wants the town -- and the black gold beneath it. And Fat Man ...

The grapes of wrath —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
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The influential story of the Joad family amidst the Great Depression, illuminating their journey from disparaging Oklahoma to the deceptively promising fields of California.

The prodigal cowboy —Minton, Brenda, author.

"Bull fighter Colt West gave up everything for the rode - including his sweetheart, Holly Carter. Now he's come home to Hope, Oklahoma, with unexpected news: he and Holly are the guardians of the daughter they gave up fo...

On wings of the morning —Bostwick, Marie.

When he drops out of college to enlist as a Navy pilot, Morgan Glennon comes face-to-face with war and its consequences, leading him to an unusual woman who is the only one who can help him reclaim both his joy for livin...

Lorie's heart —Lillard, Amy, author.

"Welcome back to Wells Landing, Oklahoma, the tranquil Amish community where still waters run deep and a brave young woman sets out to discover her faith, her family, and herself. . . Lorie Kauffman is grief-stricken whe...

The spectacular now —Tharp, Tim, 1957-

In the last months of high school, charismatic eighteen-year-old Sutter Keely lives in the present, staying drunk or high most of the time, but that could change when starts working to boost the self-confidence of a clas...

Anna's healing —Chapman, Vannetta, author.
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"When a tornado strikes the farms surrounding Cody's Creek in Oklahoma, Anna Schwartz suffers a spinal cord injury and becomes a paraplegic. Then one morning Anna wakes and finds herself healed. Her life is again turned ...

Smash the Wild Bunch —Lutz, Giles A., author.
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"Under mounting pressure from his displeased superiors in Washington, Evett Nix, chief Marshal of Oklahoma, launches one final desperate plan to round up the notorious Bill Doolin and his deadly gang, the Wild Bunch"-- P...

The grapes of wrath —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.

First published in 1939, Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize winning epic of the Great Depression chronicles the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s and tells the story of one Oklahoma farm family, the Joads, driven from their homes...

The hot kid : a novel —Leonard, Elmore, 1925-

Having made his name by killing notorious bank robber Emmet Long, Deputy U.S. Marshal Carl Webster embarks on a dangerous search for Jack Belmont, the son of an oil millionaire who dreams of becoming Public Enemy Number ...

Capitol offense : a novel —Bernhardt, William, 1960-

When Professor Dennis Thomas is found lying unconscious atop Detective Christopher Sentz's murdered body, he immediately claims temporary insanity. But who can believe him, when days earlier, Dennis was heard making furi...

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