The Giver (Paperback)
Lois Lowry’s The Giver is the quintessential dystopian novel, followed by its remarkable companions, Gathering Blue, Messenger, and Son.
Jonas's world is perfect. Everything is under control. There is no war or fear o...
ITEM#: 2802369Lois Lowry’s The Giver is the quintessential dystopian novel, followed by its remarkable companions, Gathering Blue, Messenger, and Son.
Jonas's world is perfect. Everything is under control. There is no war or fear of pain. There are no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the community. When Jonas turns 12 he is singled out to receive special training from The Giver. The Giver alone holds the memories of the true pain and pleasure of life. Now, it is time for Jonas to receive the truth. There is no turning back.
|Genre||JUVENILE FICTION / Fantasy & Magic|
|Genre Detail||Juvenile Grades 7-9 Ages 12-14|
|Publisher Date||2002-09-01 00:00:00.0|
|Unit weight||0.2 lb|
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Needed the book for a child's assignment. Convenient to order from O instead of driving around looking for the book. Arrived on time and served it's purpose.Read More
This is an easy, but must read. Keeps you interested the whole way through. Although it took a little long for the book to arrive after ordering (16 days for one small book), it was well worth the wait.Read More
It's the book I ordered, but not the one I thought it was. IMy fault for being uninformed that there were more than one version of this book available. The book I intended to purchase was much larger - this one appears to have been edited down by at least 50% from the original version.Read More
I had to read this as an assignment in school a few years back. It's an amazing book! It pulls you in leaving you wanting more. Lois Lowry did an amazing job in writing such a fasinating tale in a world apart from any other.Read More