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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
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
Member of
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
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Interest age level : Ages 12-17
  • Lexile: 720L
Interest level
LG
LC call number
  • PZ7.L9673
  • PS3562.O97
LC item number
  • Gi 1993
  • G58 1993
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
3.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Teacher Preparation
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The giver, Lois Lowry
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Relationship Between Pain and Pleasure
  • The Importance of the Individual
  • Vision
  • Nakedness
  • Release
  • The Newchild Gabriel
  • The Sled
  • The River
  • Summary & Analysis
  • Important Quotations Explained
  • Plot Overview
  • Study Questions & Essay Topics
  • Character List
  • Analysis of Major Characters
  • Jonas
  • The Giver
  • Jonas's Father
  • Themes, Motifs & Symbols
  • The Importance of Memory
Control code
82297
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
180 pages
Isbn
9780395645666
Lccn
92015034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm25872578
  • (OCoLC)25872578
Label
The giver, Lois Lowry
Link
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Relationship Between Pain and Pleasure
  • The Importance of the Individual
  • Vision
  • Nakedness
  • Release
  • The Newchild Gabriel
  • The Sled
  • The River
  • Summary & Analysis
  • Important Quotations Explained
  • Plot Overview
  • Study Questions & Essay Topics
  • Character List
  • Analysis of Major Characters
  • Jonas
  • The Giver
  • Jonas's Father
  • Themes, Motifs & Symbols
  • The Importance of Memory
Control code
82297
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
180 pages
Isbn
9780395645666
Lccn
92015034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm25872578
  • (OCoLC)25872578

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