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  • Night job

    Night job2018

    by Karen Hesse

    (585)

    Summary: What is it like to work at night, while the rest of the city is asleep? Newbery Medalist Karen Hesse's quietly powerful story of a boy and his father is tenderly brought to life by G. Brian Karas in...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: E HESSE

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Safekeeping [downloadable audiobook]

    Safekeeping2012

    by Karen Hesse

    (1)

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  • Brooklyn Bridge [downloadable audiobook] / a novel

    Brooklyn Bridge / a novel2009

    by Karen Hesse

    Summary: In 1903 Brooklyn, fourteen-year-old Joseph Michtom's life changes for the worse when his parents, Russian immigrants, invent the teddy bear and turn their apartment into a factory, while nearby the...  more »

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  • Out of the dust [downloadable audiobook]

    Out of the dust2007

    by Karen Hesse

    (67,535)

    Summary: When Billie Jo is just fourteen she must endure heart-wrenching ordeals that no child should have to face. The quiet strength she displays while dealing with unspeakable loss is as surprising as it...  more »

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  • Bear snores on [DVD] : --and more stories to celebrate the seasons

    Bear snores on : --and more stories to celebrate the seasons2005

    Summary: Bear snores on: All winter long, Bear sleeps in his cozy lair. Surprise guests stop by to warm up, brew tea, and make pop corn, all while Bear snores on. Waiting for wings: Butterflies bloom as...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD CHILDREN BEAR

    Location: DVDs Children

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  • The cats in Krasinski Square

    The cats in Krasinski Square2004

    by Karen Hesse

    (993)

    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.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HESSE

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Witness

    Witness2001

    by Karen Hesse

    (5,052)

    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.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F HESSE

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Stowaway

    Stowaway2000

    by Karen Hesse

    (2,049)

    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.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F HESSE

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

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  • A light in the storm : the Civil War diary of Amelia Martin

    A light in the storm : the Civil War diary of Amelia Martin1999

    by Karen Hesse

    Series: Dear America Series

    (3,318)

    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.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F DEAR

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

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  • Out of the dust
    Staff Pick

    Out of the dust1997

    by Karen Hesse

    (67,535)

    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.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F HESSE

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

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  • Lester's dog

    Lester's dog1993

    by Karen Hesse

    (21)

    Summary: A boy overcomes his fear of Lester's fierce dog when he has to protect an abandoned kitten.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HESSE

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details