The giver
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Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018].
Format:
Book
Edition:
25th anniversary edition
Physical Desc:
246 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
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Description
Celebrate Lois Lowry's Newbery Medal-winning classic story of a young boy discovering the dark secrets behind his seemingly ideal world in this 25th Anniversary Edition of The Giver. Includes a new afterword from Lois Lowry, as well as her Newbery acceptance speech. The Giver, Lois Lowry's Newbery Medal-winning novel, has become one of the most influential books of our time. Placed on countless reading lists and curricula, translated into more than forty languages, and made into a feature film, The Giver is a modern classic. Celebrate this beloved contribution to children's literature with the 25th Anniversary Edition. The haunting story of twelve-year-old Jonas, who lives in a seemingly ideal, if colorless, world of conformity, is as resonant today as when it was first published. Lois Lowry will include a new afterword as well as her Newbery acceptance speech in this beautifully rejacketed edition.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781328471222, 1328471225
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.7, 7 Points
Lexile measure:
760

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Living in a "perfect" world without social ills, a boy approaches the time when he will receive a life assignment from the Elders, but his selection leads him to a mysterious man known as the Giver, who reveals the dark secrets behind the utopian facade
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,MG,5.7,7,8568
Study Program Information
Reading Counts RC,6-8,5.9,9,Quiz: 04535,Guided reading level: Y
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APA Citation (style guide)

Lowry, L. (2018). The giver. 25th anniversary edition Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lowry, Lois. 2018. The Giver. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Lowry, Lois, The Giver. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lowry, Lois. The Giver. 25th anniversary edition Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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