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The Resource All the earth, thrown to the sky, Joe R. Lansdale

All the earth, thrown to the sky, Joe R. Lansdale

Label
All the earth, thrown to the sky
Title
All the earth, thrown to the sky
Statement of responsibility
Joe R. Lansdale
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the devastation wrought by endless dust storms in 1930s Oklahoma makes orphans of Jack, his schoolmate Jane, and her brother Tony, they take the truck of a dead man and set out to find a new start
Summary
truggling to escape a Great Depression era, Dust Bowl-devastated Oklahoma after the tragic deaths of his parents, Jack Catcher joins a classmate's plot to run away to Texas, an endeavor marked by train-hopping, a run-in with a notorious gangster and an encounter with a former carnival wrestler
Storyline
Pace
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10018744
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lansdale, Joe R.
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
  • Automobile travel
  • Orphans
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Depressions
  • Oklahoma
  • Texas
  • Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
  • Automobile travel
  • Orphans
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Depressions
  • Oklahoma
  • Texas
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
All the earth, thrown to the sky, Joe R. Lansdale
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
2010029260
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9780385739313
Lccn
2010029260
Label
All the earth, thrown to the sky, Joe R. Lansdale
Publication
Control code
2010029260
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
227 p.
Isbn
9780385739313
Lccn
2010029260

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