Study Guide

Out of the Dust Chapter 66

By Karen Hesse

Chapter 66

Time to Go

  • In the coming weeks, Billie Jo apparently gets pretty attached to the baby, which was a really bad idea on her part, but also totally understandable given what she's been through.
  • When the family decides it's time to leave, she chases after their car crying for them to wait for her. She knows they are headed west—more people she loves who are leaving instead of her.