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The Giver

Author: Lois Lowry; Ron Rifkin; Listening Library.
Publisher: New York : Listening Library, [2001] ©1993
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Audiobooks
Talking books for children on compact disc
Science fiction, Juvenile
Fantasy, Juvenile
Juvenile fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Lois Lowry; Ron Rifkin; Listening Library.
ISBN: 080726203X 9780807262030 0807286095 9780807286098
OCLC Number: 46381538
Notes: Compact discs.
Unabridged.
Publication date from publisher's Web site.
Credits: Produced by Lauren Krenzel.
Performer(s): Performance by Ron Rifkin.
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1994.
Description: 4 audio discs (4 hr., 48 min.) ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Lois Lowry.

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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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