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Lowry, Lois

Overview
Works: 482 works in 1,963 publications in 11 languages and 143,927 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Biography  Science fiction  History  Fantasy fiction  Drama  Stories, plots, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Dedicatee, Author of introduction, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.L9673, [FIC]
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The giver by Lois Lowry( Book )
104 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 9,698 libraries worldwide
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. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Number the stars by Lois Lowry( Book )
83 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 7,925 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
Gossamer by Lois Lowry( Book )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,766 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
Gathering blue by Lois Lowry( Book )
40 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 5,389 libraries worldwide
Kira lives in a tough, unforgiving society in a village with her mother - When her mother dies, Kira realises that she will need every ounce of cunning , wit and bravery to ensure her continued survival
The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 5,033 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
Messenger by Lois Lowry( Book )
26 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 4,588 libraries worldwide
In this novel that unites characters from "The Giver" and "Gathering Blue," Matty, a young member of a utopian community that values honesty, conceals an emerging healing power that he cannot explain or understand
Anastasia Krupnik by Lois Lowry( Book )
66 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 4,155 libraries worldwide
Anastasia's 10th 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 )
53 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 3,363 libraries worldwide
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
A summer to die by Lois Lowry( Book )
39 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,201 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
Anastasia again! by Lois Lowry( Book )
23 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 3,121 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Anastasia is horrified at her family's decision to move from their city apartment to a house in the suburbs
The birthday ball by Lois Lowry( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 3,106 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
All about Sam by Lois Lowry( Book )
19 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,013 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
Anastasia on her own by Lois Lowry( Book )
24 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 2,928 libraries worldwide
Her family's new organized schedule for easy housekeeping makes thirteen-year-old Anastasia confident that she can run the household while her mother is out of town, until she hits unexpected complications
Anastasia at your service by Lois Lowry( Book )
24 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,865 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Anastasia has a series of disastrous experiences when, expecting to get a job as a lady's companion, she is hired instead to be a maid. Sequel to "Anastasia again."
Gooney Bird Greene by Lois Lowry( Book )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 2,790 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 has the answers by Lois Lowry( Book )
22 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 2,789 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, ask your analyst by Lois Lowry( Book )
19 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 2,731 libraries worldwide
Anastasia's seventh-grade science project becomes almost more than she can handle, but her brother Sam, age three, and a bust of Freud, aid her nobly
Anastasia's chosen career by Lois Lowry( Book )
22 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,673 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
Attaboy, Sam! by Lois Lowry( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 2,639 libraries worldwide
Sam is able to help his sister Anastasia with the poem she is writing for their mother's birthday, but his own efforts to create a special perfume are disastrous
The silent boy by Lois Lowry( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,578 libraries worldwide
Katy, the precocious ten-year-old daughter of the town doctor, befriends a retarded boy
 
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Alternative Names
Lorija, Luisa, 1937-
Lôwrî, Lôyis 1937-
Lowry, Lois, 1937-
לארי, לויס
לורי, לויס
ローリー, ロイス
Languages
English (642)
Spanish (9)
Catalan (7)
Italian (5)
Swedish (3)
Chinese (2)
German (1)
Korean (1)
French (1)
Hungarian (1)
Thai (1)
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