Lois Lowry is a multi-award-winning author who has written many popular books. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She is the author of the popular Anastasia Krupnik books and was the recipient of the Newbery Medal for Number the Stars and for The Giver.
From the Paperback edition.
Lois Lowrys The Giver is the quintessential dystopian novel, followed by its remarkable companions, Gathering Blue, Messenger, and Son.
When Jonas turns 12, he is singled out to receive special training from The Giver. Now, its time for Jonas to receive the truth. There is no turning back.