The Resource The giver, Lois Lowry, (electronic resource)

The giver, Lois Lowry, (electronic resource)

Label
The giver
Title
The giver
Statement of responsibility
Lois Lowry
Creator
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
DMM
Characteristic
document
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lowry, Lois
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ7.L9673
LC item number
Gi 1993
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Reading level
3.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Giver quartet
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Individuality
  • Liberty
  • Social control
  • Social prediction
  • Memory
  • Dystopias
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The giver, Lois Lowry, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=66874492-3F83-4F66-A3B0-354D0D8D5A78
Instantiates
Publication
Note
eBook
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • The Relationship Between Pain and Pleasure
  • The Importance of the Individual
  • Vision
  • Nakedness
  • Release
  • The Newchild Gabriel
  • The Sled
  • The River
  • Summary & Analysis
  • Important Quotations Explained
  • Plot Overview
  • Study Questions & Essay Topics
  • Character List
  • Analysis of Major Characters
  • Jonas
  • The Giver
  • Jonas's Father
  • Themes, Motifs & Symbols
  • The Importance of Memory
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (180 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780547345901
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
66874492-3F83-4F66-A3B0-354D0D8D5A78
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o743217849
  • (OCoLC)743217849
Label
The giver, Lois Lowry, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=66874492-3F83-4F66-A3B0-354D0D8D5A78
Publication
Note
eBook
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • The Relationship Between Pain and Pleasure
  • The Importance of the Individual
  • Vision
  • Nakedness
  • Release
  • The Newchild Gabriel
  • The Sled
  • The River
  • Summary & Analysis
  • Important Quotations Explained
  • Plot Overview
  • Study Questions & Essay Topics
  • Character List
  • Analysis of Major Characters
  • Jonas
  • The Giver
  • Jonas's Father
  • Themes, Motifs & Symbols
  • The Importance of Memory
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (180 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780547345901
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
66874492-3F83-4F66-A3B0-354D0D8D5A78
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o743217849
  • (OCoLC)743217849

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