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Lowry, Lois

Works: 468 works in 2,031 publications in 25 languages and 134,884 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Young adult works  Biography  Children's audiobooks  Fantasy fiction  Humorous fiction  History  Drama 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Dedicatee, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PZ7.L9673, FIC
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The giver by Lois Lowry( Book )
246 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 11,600 libraries worldwide
Lowry's unforgettable tale introduces 12-year-old Jonas, who is singled out by the Community to be trained by The Giver. The Giver alone holds the memories of true pain and pleasure. Now it's time for Jonas to receive the truth
Number the stars by Lois Lowry( Book )
45 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 6,001 libraries worldwide
It is 1943 and, to Annemarie Johansen, life in Copenhagen is a complicated mix of ordinary home and school life, food shortages, and the constant presence of Nazi soldiers. Bravery seems a vague virtue - one possessed by dragon-slaying knights in the bedtime stories she tells her younger sister, Kirsti. But Annemarie's best friend Ellen is a Jew, and, all too soon, as the German troops begin their campaign to 'relocate' all the Jews of Denmark, she herself is called upon for courage
Gossamer by Lois Lowry( Book )
19 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,592 libraries worldwide
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
Messenger by Lois Lowry( Book )
53 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,852 libraries worldwide
The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 4,742 libraries worldwide
In this tongue-in-cheek take on classic themes in children's literature, the four Willoughby children set about to become "deserving orphans" after their neglectful parents embark on a treacherous around-the-world adventure, leaving them in the care of an odious nanny
Gathering blue by Lois Lowry( Book )
29 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 4,737 libraries worldwide
Lois Lowry once again creates a mysterious but plausible future world. It is a society ruled by savagery and deceit that shuns and discards the weak. Left orphaned and physically flawed, young Kira faces a frightening, uncertain future. Blessed with an almost magical talent that keeps her alive, she struggles with ever broadening responsibilities in her quest for truth, discovering things that will change her life forever. As she did in THE GIVER, Lowry challenges readers to imagine what our world could become, how people could evolve, and what could be considered valuable
Anastasia Krupnik by Lois Lowry( Book )
91 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,882 libraries worldwide
Anastasia's tenth year has some good things like falling in love and really getting to know her grandmother and some bad things like finding out about an impending baby brother
The giver by Lois Lowry( Sound Recording )
62 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 3,512 libraries worldwide
Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other. He then learns the terrible truth about the Community
A summer to die by Lois Lowry( Book )
48 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,178 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Meg's envy of her sister's beauty and popularity makes it difficult to cope with Molly's strange illness and eventual death
Son by Lois Lowry( Book )
28 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,176 libraries worldwide
Unlike the other Birthmothers in her utopian community, teenaged Claire forms an attachment to her baby, feeling a great loss when he is taken to the Nurturing Center to be adopted by a family unit
The birthday ball by Lois Lowry( Book )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,915 libraries worldwide
When a bored Princess Patricia Priscilla makes her chambermaid switch identities with her so she can attend the village school, her attitude changes and she plans a new way to celebrate her sixteenth birthday
Number the stars by Lois Lowry( Sound Recording )
53 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,813 libraries worldwide
In 1943, during the German occupation of Denmark, ten year old Annemarie learns how to be brave and courageous when she helps shelter her Jewish friend from the Nazis
All about Sam by Lois Lowry( Book )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 2,682 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Sam, Anastasia Krupnik's younger brother, from his first day as a newborn through his mischievous times as a toddler
Gooney Bird Greene by Lois Lowry( Book )
18 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 2,666 libraries worldwide
A most unusual new student who loves to be the center of attention entertains her teacher and fellow second graders by telling absolutely true stories about herself, including how she got her name
Anastasia at your service by Lois Lowry( Book )
43 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,550 libraries worldwide
A long, boring summer -- that's what Anastasia has to look forward to when her best friend goes off to camp. She's thrilled when old Mrs. Bellingham answers her ad for a job as a Lady's Companion. Her troubles will be over. She'll be earning money and be busy. But, she doesn't expect to have to polish silver and serve as a maid at ther granddaughter's birthday party
Anastasia on her own by Lois Lowry( Book )
38 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,539 libraries worldwide
In her mother's absence, resourceful Anastasia has to cope with her brother Sam's chicken pox, an unexpected visit from her father's old girlfriend, and her own first date
Anastasia has the answers by Lois Lowry( Book )
28 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and French and held by 2,379 libraries worldwide
Anastasia continues the perilous process of growing up as her thirteenth year involves her in conquering the art of rope climbing, playing Cupid for a recently widowered uncle, and surviving a crush on her gym teacher
Anastasia's chosen career by Lois Lowry( Book )
20 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,274 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Anastasia acquires poise and self-confidence, a new friend, and advice on becoming a bookstore owner when she commutes to Boston to take a modeling course
Rabble Starkey by Lois Lowry( Book )
16 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,039 libraries worldwide
Many things change for twelve-year-old Rabble Starkey, her mother, and her best friend, Veronica Bigelow, when Veronica's mother becomes mentally incapacitated and the Starkeys move in with the Bigelows
Anastasia at this address by Lois Lowry( Book )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,037 libraries worldwide
Ready for romance, thirteen-year-old Anastasia answers an ad in the personals with an exaggerated description of herself but soon runs into trouble when the unknown man turns up at a friend's wedding
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Alternative Names
Hammersburg, Lois Ann 1937-
Lois Lowry Amerikaans journaliste
Lois Lowry écrivain américaine
Lois Lowry scrittrice statunitense
Lois Lowry US-amerikanische Autorin
Lorija, Luisa 1937-
Lôwrî, Lôyis 1937-
Lowry Lois
Lowry, Lois 1937-
Rōrī, Roisu 1937-
Лоис Лаури
Лоис Лоури
Лоїс Лоурі
לארי, לויס
לויס לאורי
לורי, לויס
لوییس لوری عکاس، ژورنالیست، و نویسنده آمریکایی
라우리, 로이스 1937-
로리, 로이스 1937-
로우리, L. 1937-
로우리, 로이스 1937-
로이스 로리
ローリー, ロイス
English (672)
Spanish (95)
French (43)
German (43)
Chinese (21)
Italian (7)
Hungarian (6)
Polish (5)
Swedish (5)
Catalan (4)
Japanese (3)
Vietnamese (3)
Korean (3)
Croatian (2)
Hebrew (2)
Russian (2)
Finnish (2)
Galician (2)
Thai (2)
Portuguese (1)
Arabic (1)
Indonesian (1)
Estonian (1)
Dutch (1)
Afrikaans (1)
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