WorldCat Identities

Lowry, Lois

Overview
Works: 344 works in 2,144 publications in 30 languages and 146,802 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Drama  Biography  Science fiction  History  Children's audiobooks  Fantasy fiction  Dystopias 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Dedicatee, Creator, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: PZ7.L9673, [FIC]
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Most widely held works about Lois Lowry
 
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The giver by Lois Lowry( Book )

268 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 26 languages and held by 11,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Number the stars by Lois Lowry( Book )

155 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 8,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1943, during the German occupation of Denmark, ten-year-old Annemarie learns how to be brave and courageous when she helps shelter her Jewish friend from the Nazis--Résumé de l'éditeur
Gossamer by Lois Lowry( Book )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 5,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While learning to bestow dreams, a young dream giver tries to save an eight-year-old boy from the effects of both his abusive past and the nightmares inflicted on him by the frightening Sinisteeds
Gathering blue by Lois Lowry( Book )

85 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 5,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kira lives in a tough, unforgiving society in a village with her mother - When her mother dies, Kira realises that she will need every ounce of cunning, wit and bravery to ensure her continued survival
The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 4,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this tongue-in-cheek take on classic themes in children's literature, the four Willoughby children set about to become "deserving orphans" after their neglectful parents embark on a treacherous around-the-world adventure, leaving them in the care of an odious nanny
Messenger by Lois Lowry( Book )

47 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this novel that unites characters from "The Giver" and "Gathering Blue," Matty, a young member of a utopian community that values honesty, conceals an emerging healing power that he cannot explain or understand
Anastasia Krupnik by Lois Lowry( Book )

112 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 4,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anastasia's tenth year has some good things like falling in love and really getting to know her grandmother and some bad things like finding out about an impending baby brother
The giver by Lois Lowry( Recording )

59 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 3,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other. He then learns the terrible truth about the Community
A summer to die by Lois Lowry( Book )

85 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Meg envys her sister's beauty and popularity. Her feelings don't make it any easier for her to cope with Molly's strange illness and eventual death
Anastasia again! by Lois Lowry( Book )

69 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Anastasia is horrified at her family's decision to move from their city apartment to a house in the suburbs
The birthday ball by Lois Lowry( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a bored Princess Patricia Priscilla makes her chambermaid switch identities with her so she can attend the village school, her attitude changes and she plans a new way to celebrate her sixteenth birthday
Son by Lois Lowry( Book )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unlike the other Birthmothers in her utopian community, teenaged Claire forms an attachment to her baby, feeling a great loss when he is taken to the Nurturing Center to be adopted by a family unit
Number the stars by Lois Lowry( Recording )

46 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 2,856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen and her best friend Ellen Rosen often think of life before the war. It's now 1943 and their life in Copenhagen is filled with school, food shortages, and the Nazi soldiers marching through town. When the Jews of Denmark are "relocated," Ellen moves in with the Johansens and pretends to be one of the family. Soon Annemarie is asked to go on a dangerous mission to save Ellen's life
All about Sam by Lois Lowry( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anastasia Krupnick's many fans have known her little brother Sam for a long time. For the first time, he gets to tell things the way he sees them--and he's worth listening to. Illustrated
Anastasia on her own by Lois Lowry( Book )

41 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 2,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her family's new organized schedule for easy housekeeping makes thirteen-year-old Anastasia confident that she can run the household while her mother is out of town, until she hits unexpected complications
Gooney Bird Greene by Lois Lowry( Book )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 2,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A most unusual new student who loves to be the center of attention entertains her teacher and fellow second graders by telling absolutely true stories about herself, including how she got her name. Two-time Newbery Medalist Lois Lowry introduces a new girl in class who loves being the center of attention and tells the most entertaining "absolutely true" stories. There's never been anyone like Gooney Bird Greene at Watertower Elementary School. What other new kid comes to school wearing pajamas and cowboy boots one day and a polka-dot t-shirt and tutu on another? Gooney Bird has to sit right smack in the middle of the class because she likes to be in the middle of everything. She is the star of story time and keeps her teacher and classmates on the edge of their seats with her "absolutely true" stories. But what about her classmates? Do they have stories good enough to share?
Anastasia at your service by Lois Lowry( Book )

40 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adolescence
Anastasia, ask your analyst by Lois Lowry( Book )

41 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 2,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anastasia's seventh-grade science project becomes almost more than she can handle, but her brother Sam, age three, and a bust of Freud, aid her nobly
Anastasia has the answers by Lois Lowry( Book )

36 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anastasia continues the perilous process of growing up as her thirteenth year involves her in conquering the art of rope climbing, playing Cupid for a recently widowered uncle, and surviving a crush on her gym teacher
Anastasia's chosen career by Lois Lowry( Book )

36 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 2,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Anastasia acquires poise and self-confidence, a new friend, and advice on becoming a bookstore owner when she commutes to Boston to take a modeling course
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Gossamer
Alternative Names
Hammersburg, Lois Ann 1937-

Lois Lowry crivain amricaine

Lois Lowry scrittrice statunitense

Lois Lowry US-amerikanische Autorin

Lorija, Luisa 1937-

Lwr, Lyis 1937-

Lowry Lois

Lowry, Lois 1937-

Rōrī, Roisu 1937-

Лоис Лоури

Лоїс Лоурі

לארי, לויס

לויס לאורי

לורי, לויס

لوییس لوری عکاس، ژورنالیست، و نویسنده آمریکایی

로이스 로리

ロイス・ローリー

ローリー, ロイス

洛伊絲洛利

洛伊丝洛利

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Number the starsGossamerGathering blueThe WilloughbysMessengerAnastasia KrupnikThe giverA summer to die