The giver
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Series:
Giver quartet volume 1.
Published:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1993.
ISBN:
9780547345901 :, 0547345909 :
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 5.7 - AR Pts: 7
Lexile measure:
760L
Rating:
760L
Status:
Axis 360
Description

1994 Newbery Medal WinnerThe Giver, the 1994 Newbery Medal winner, has become one of the most influential novels of our time. The haunting story centers on twelve-year-old Jonas, who lives in a seemingly ideal, if colorless, world of conformity and contentment. Not until he is given his life assignment as the Receiver of Memory does he begin to understand the dark, complex secrets behind his fragile community. Lois Lowry has written three companion novels to The Giver, including Gathering Blue, Messenger, and Son.

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Format:
eBook
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.7, 7 Points
Lexile measure:
760

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General Note
Companion book to: Gathering blue, Messenger, and Son.
Description
Twelve-year-old Jonas lives in a seemingly ideal, if colorless, world of conformity and contentment. Not until he is given his life assignment as the Receiver of Memory does he begin to understand the dark, complex secrets behind his fragile community.
Description
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.
Target Audience
760L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,MG,5.7,7,8568
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APA Citation (style guide)

Lowry, L. (1993). The giver. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lowry, Lois. 1993. The Giver. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Lowry, Lois, The Giver. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1993.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lowry, Lois. The Giver. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1993. Web.

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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