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The Resource The giver : 25th anniversary edition, by Lois Lowry ; with a new afterword

The giver : 25th anniversary edition, by Lois Lowry ; with a new afterword

Label
The giver : 25th anniversary edition
Title
The giver
Title remainder
25th anniversary edition
Statement of responsibility
by Lois Lowry ; with a new afterword
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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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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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Character
Award
  • 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 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.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1994
  • YALSA 100 Best Books, 1950-2000
  • Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
094238
Cataloging source
CNWPU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lowry, Lois
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Giver quartet
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Individuality
  • Liberty
  • Social control
  • Social prediction
  • Memory
  • Dystopias
  • Dystopias
  • Individuality
  • Liberty
  • Memory
  • Social control
  • Social prediction
  • Social prediction
  • Social control
  • Memory
  • Dystopias
  • Individuality
  • Liberty
  • Science fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The giver : 25th anniversary edition, by Lois Lowry ; with a new afterword
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1066139808
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
25th anniversary edition.
Extent
246 pages
Isbn
9781328471222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1066139808
Label
The giver : 25th anniversary edition, by Lois Lowry ; with a new afterword
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1066139808
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
25th anniversary edition.
Extent
246 pages
Isbn
9781328471222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1066139808

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