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The giver

Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014] ©1993
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Dystopias
Fiction
Science fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lois Lowry
ISBN: 9780544430785 0544430786 9780544340688 054434068X
OCLC Number: 882094985
Notes: Includes "Exclusive interviews with cast members of the movie."
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1994.
Description: xii, 240 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: by Lois Lowry.

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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.

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