The Resource The giver, Lois Lowry ; [introduction by Margaret Mahy]

The giver, Lois Lowry ; [introduction by Margaret Mahy]

Label
The giver
Title
The giver
Statement of responsibility
Lois Lowry ; [introduction by Margaret Mahy]
Creator
Contributor
Author
Author of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is the future. There is no war, no hunger, no pain. No one in the community wants for anything. Everything needed is provided. And at twelve years old, each member of the community has their profession carefully chosen for them by the Committee of Elders. Twelve-year old Jonas has never thought there was anything wrong with his world. But from the moment he is selected as the Receiver of Memory, Jonas discovers that their community is not as perfect as it seems. It is only with the help of the Giver, that Jonas can find what has been lost. And it is only through his personal courage that Jonas finds the strength to do what is right...The Giver is the award-winning classic of bravery and adventure that has inspired countless dystopian writers as the forerunner of this genre
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Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
10+
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Giver quartet
Series volume
[1]
Target audience
adolescent
The giver, Lois Lowry ; [introduction by Margaret Mahy]
Label
The giver, Lois Lowry ; [introduction by Margaret Mahy]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: USA : Houghton Mifflin, 1993
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn885365120
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Dimensions
20 cm.
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Edition
Media tie-in.
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9780007578498
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a2382656
  • (OCoLC)885365120

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