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The giver, by Lois Lowry

Label
The giver
Title
The giver
Statement of responsibility
by Lois Lowry
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Author
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 in his community and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives
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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
Theme
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.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1994.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
094238
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lowry, Lois
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.L9673
LC item number
Gi 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The giver quartet
Series volume
0001
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  • Individuality
  • Social control
  • Memory
  • Dystopias
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The giver, by Lois Lowry
Link
http://youtu.be/m2wDJh7CvKc
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Copyright
Note
  • "Now a major motion picture"--Cover
  • Includes interviews with cast members of the movie based on the novel
  • Companion book to: Gathering blue, Messenger, and Son
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20264495
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 240 pages
Isbn
9780544430785
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013498001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The giver, by Lois Lowry
Link
http://youtu.be/m2wDJh7CvKc
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Now a major motion picture"--Cover
  • Includes interviews with cast members of the movie based on the novel
  • Companion book to: Gathering blue, Messenger, and Son
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20264495
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 240 pages
Isbn
9780544430785
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013498001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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