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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
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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
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
TEFOD
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Giver quartet
Series volume
0001
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The giver, Lois Lowry
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DD04B113-D1BD-4ED3-8C01-BFB3842A771E
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Publication
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
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn881472543
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780544458444
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
DD04B113-D1BD-4ED3-8C01-BFB3842A771E
System control number
(OCoLC)881472543
Label
The giver, Lois Lowry
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=DD04B113-D1BD-4ED3-8C01-BFB3842A771E
Publication
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
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn881472543
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780544458444
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
DD04B113-D1BD-4ED3-8C01-BFB3842A771E
System control number
(OCoLC)881472543

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