The Giver (Hardcover)

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Living in a "perfect" world without social ills, a boy approaches the time when he will receive a life assignment from the Elders, but his selection leads him to a mysterious man known as the Giver, who reveals the dark secrets behind the utopian facade

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Lois Lowry is known for her versatility and invention as a writer. She was born in Hawaii and grew up in New York, Pennsylvania, and Japan. After several years at Brown University, she turned to her family and to writing. She is the author of more than thirty books for young adults, including the popular Anastasia Krupnik series. She has received countless honors, among them the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award, the California Young Reader’s Medal, and the Mark Twain Award. She received Newbery Medals for two of her novels, NUMBER THE STARS and THE GIVER. Her first novel, A SUMMER TO DIE, was awarded the International Reading Association’s Children’s Book Award. Ms. Lowry now divides her time between Cambridge and an 1840s farmhouse in Maine. To learn more about Lois Lowry, see her website at www.loislowry.com
Living in a "perfect" world without social ills, a boy approaches the time when he will receive a life assignment from the Elders, but his selection leads him to a mysterious man known as the Giver, who reveals the dark secrets behind the utopian facade

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ISBN 9780395645666
Genre JUVENILE FICTION / Fantasy & Magic
Genre Detail Juvenile Grades 7-9 Ages 12-14
Format Hardcover
Pages 180
Publisher Date 1993-04-26 00:00:00.0
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Height 5.75 in
Wdth 8.5 in
Thickness 1.0 in
Unit weight 0.65 lb
Language English
Series Name Newberry Medal Book
Audience Young adult
Authors Lowry, Lois

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