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The Resource The giver, by Lois Lowry ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline

The giver, by Lois Lowry ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline

Label
The giver
Title
The giver
Statement of responsibility
by Lois Lowry ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
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
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1994
  • 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.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1994.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
094238
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lowry, Lois
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
760L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.L9673
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
5.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ibatoulline, Bagram
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Giver quartet
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Individuality
  • Liberty
  • Social control
  • Memory
  • Dystopias
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The giver, by Lois Lowry ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes Newberry acceptance speech
  • Companion book to: Gathering blue, Messenger, and Son
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Gift edition.
Extent
viii, 197 pages
Isbn
9780547424774
Lccn
2012374085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The giver, by Lois Lowry ; illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline
Publication
Note
  • Includes Newberry acceptance speech
  • Companion book to: Gathering blue, Messenger, and Son
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Gift edition.
Extent
viii, 197 pages
Isbn
9780547424774
Lccn
2012374085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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