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Author: Lois Lowry
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Romans
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lois Lowry
ISBN: 0618685502 9780618685509
OCLC Number: 859080394
Notes: "Walter Lorraine Books."
Awards: Winner of Parents Choice Award (Spring) (1998-2007) (Silver) 2006
Short-listed for Young Reader's Choice Award (Junior/Grades 4-6) 2009
Short-listed for Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Grades 6-8) 2008
Short-listed for Rebecca Caudill Young Readers Book Award 2009
Short-listed for Georgia Children's Book Award (Children's Book) 2008
Short-listed for Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award (Grades 6-8) 2008
Short-listed for Nutmeg Book Award (Intermediate) 2009
Short-listed for South Carolina Childrens, Junior and Young Adult Book Award (Children's) 2008
Description: 140 p. ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Lois Lowry.

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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.

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