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The Resource The giver, Lois Lowry

The giver, Lois Lowry

Label
The giver
Title
The giver
Statement of responsibility
Lois Lowry
Creator
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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
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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
1994 Newbery Medal Award.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
094238
Cataloging source
TDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lowry, Lois
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7
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
  • Control (Psychology)
  • Social control
  • Ethics
  • Control (Psychology)
  • Social control
  • Ethics
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The giver, Lois Lowry
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Publication
Note
"Recommended for middle readers"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm57563507
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
226 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786271535
Isbn Type
(pbk. : lg. print)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)57563507
Label
The giver, Lois Lowry
Publication
Note
"Recommended for middle readers"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm57563507
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
226 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786271535
Isbn Type
(pbk. : lg. print)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)57563507

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