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The giver / Lois Lowry.

Lowry, Lois, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544336261
  • ISBN: 0544336267
  • Physical Description: xiii, 225 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [1993]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
760L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.7 7.0 8568.
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.7 7 8568.
Subject: Individuality > Juvenile fiction.
Liberty > Juvenile fiction.
Social control > Juvenile fiction.
Social prediction > Juvenile fiction.
Memory > Juvenile fiction.
Dystopias > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Science fiction.

Available copies

  • 7 of 8 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cass County.


  • 0 current holds with 8 total copies.

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