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The Giver
 

The Giver (Paperback)

By Lowry, Lois

This 1994 Newbery Medal winner tells the spellbinding story of a seemingly utopian lifestyle in a futuristic world where there are no choices. When Jonas turns 12, he is singled out to receive special training from The Giver--who alone holds memories of pain and pleasure in life.... read full description below.

ISBN 9780440219071
Published 1 September 1994 by Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780440219071
ISBN-10 0440219078
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub
Imprint Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group
Publication Date 1 September 1994
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Lowry, Lois
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Award Winning
Number of Pages 180
Dimensions Width: 108mm
Height: 178mm
Spine: 13mm
Weight 91g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Science fiction, Coming of age, Euthanasia
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

This 1994 Newbery Medal winner tells the spellbinding story of a seemingly utopian lifestyle in a futuristic world where there are no choices. When Jonas turns 12, he is singled out to receive special training from The Giver--who alone holds memories of pain and pleasure in life. Now there can be no turning back from the truth.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Winner of Virginia Readers Choice Award (Middle School) 1996 -- Winner of Golden Sower Award (Young Adult) 1995
NZ Review A powerful and provacative novel. <br>-- The New York Times

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