The Giver

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The Giver

By Lois Lowry

Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780385732550, 179pp.

Publication Date: January 24, 2006

Description

Lois Lowry's "The Giver" is the quintessential dystopian novel, followed by its remarkable companions, "Gathering Blue," "Messenge"r, and "Son."
When Jonas turns 12, he is singled out to receive special training from The Giver. Now, it's time for Jonas to receive the truth. There is no turning back.



Praise For The Giver

"A powerful and provacative novel.”
-- The New York Times


From the Paperback edition.

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