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The Resource The giver, Lois Lowry

The giver, Lois Lowry

Label
The giver
Title
The giver
Statement of responsibility
Lois Lowry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other. He then learns the terrible truth about the Community
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Summary
Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other in his community and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives
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Storyline
Tone
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Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1994
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), Grades 6-9, 1995.
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades 6-8, 1997.
  • Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award (Rosie Award), 1997.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 6-8), 1996.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 1996.
  • Golden Duck Awards: Hal Clement Award for Young Adult
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Young Adult, 1995.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Teen Book Category, 1995.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 1996.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), General category, 1997.
  • Maine Student Book Award, 1995.
  • Newbery Medal, 1994.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 3-8, 1995.
  • Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 1996.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Young Adult Books, 1996.
  • Surrey Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 1996.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 1996.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas), 1996.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Senior, 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
094238
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lowry, Lois
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"RL 4.5"--T.p. verso
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Laurel-leaf books
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Memory
  • Coming of age
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The giver, Lois Lowry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Reprinted by arrangement with Houghton Mifflin Company"--T.p. verso
  • Includes a reader's guide
  • "Readers circle"--Cover
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
179, 11 p.
Isbn
9781404616905
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) bwi08688173
  • (OCoLC)50656058
Label
The giver, Lois Lowry
Publication
Note
  • "Reprinted by arrangement with Houghton Mifflin Company"--T.p. verso
  • Includes a reader's guide
  • "Readers circle"--Cover
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
179, 11 p.
Isbn
9781404616905
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) bwi08688173
  • (OCoLC)50656058

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