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The giver

Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher: New York : Dell Laurel-Leaf, 2002, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView 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
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lois Lowry
ISBN: 0440237688 9780440237686
OCLC Number: 756807028
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1993.
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1994.
Description: 179 pages ; 18 cm
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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