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Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2006?]
Series: Ballantine reader's circle.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st Delacorte Press edView 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
Fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lois Lowry
ISBN: 0385732554 9780385732550 9780544336261 0544336267 9781415651100 1415651108 9780553571332 0553571338
OCLC Number: 63167843
Notes: Includes "A readers guide" (second pagination).
Awards: Newbery Award, 1994
Description: 179, 11 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Ballantine reader's circle.
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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