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Lowry, Lois

Overview
Works: 523 works in 2,700 publications in 23 languages and 147,806 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Humorous fiction  Young adult works  Historical fiction  Drama  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Children's audiobooks 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Illustrator, Author of dialog, Dedicatee, Creator, Contributor, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.L9673, FIC
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The giver by Lois Lowry( Book )
313 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 20 languages and held by 11,859 libraries worldwide
Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the Receiver of Memories, a position shared by only one other in his community, and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives
Number the stars by Lois Lowry( Book )
161 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 8,480 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 )
24 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,552 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
The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry( Book )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 4,737 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
Anastasia Krupnik by Lois Lowry( Book )
115 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,902 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 )
71 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,532 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
Son by Lois Lowry( Book )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 2,979 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 )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,886 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
Anastasia again! by Lois Lowry( Book )
49 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,849 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
Number the stars by Lois Lowry( Sound Recording )
60 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,797 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen and her best friend Ellen Rosen often think of life before the war. It's now 1943 and their life in Copenhagen is filled with school, food shortages, and the Nazi soldiers marching through town. When the Jews of Denmark are "relocated," Ellen moves in with the Johansens and pretends to be one of the family. Soon Annemarie is asked to go on a dangerous mission to save Ellen's life
Gooney Bird Greene by Lois Lowry( Book )
22 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,652 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. Two-time Newbery Medalist Lois Lowry introduces a new girl in class who loves being the center of attention and tells the most entertaining "absolutely true" stories. There's never been anyone like Gooney Bird Greene at Watertower Elementary School. What other new kid comes to school wearing pajamas and cowboy boots one day and a polka-dot t-shirt and tutu on another? Gooney Bird has to sit right smack in the middle of the class because she likes to be in the middle of everything. She is the star of story time and keeps her teacher and classmates on the edge of their seats with her "absolutely true" stories. But what about her classmates? Do they have stories good enough to share?
All about Sam by Lois Lowry( Book )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 2,637 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, ask your analyst by Lois Lowry( Book )
45 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,486 libraries worldwide
Anastasia's seventh-grade science project becomes almost more than she can handle, but brother Sam, age three, and a bust of Freud nobly aid her
Anastasia at your service by Lois Lowry( Book )
45 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,480 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 )
40 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,474 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 )
32 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and French and held by 2,333 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
The Giver by Phillip Noyce( visu )
18 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Dans un futur lointain, les émotions ont été éradiquées en supprimant toute trace d'histoire. Seul "The Giver" a la lourde tâche de se souvenir du passé, en cas de nécessité. On demande alors au jeune Jonas de devenir le prochain "Giver"... (pochette)
Looking back : a book of memories by Lois Lowry( Book )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Using family photographs and quotes from her books, the author provides glimpses into her life
Lois Lowry by Lois Markham( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Provides an inside look at Lois Lowry, the author of popular novels for young readers
 
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Alternative Names
Hammersburg, Lois Ann 1937-
Lois Lowry Amerikaans journaliste
Lois Lowry écrivain américaine
Lois Lowry escritora estadounidense
Lois Lowry scrittrice statunitense
Lois Lowry US-amerikanische Autorin
Lois Lowry yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija
Lorija, Luisa 1937-
Lôwrî, Lôyis 1937-
Lowry Lois
Lowry, Lois 1937-
Rōrī, Roisu 1937-
Лоис Лаури
Лоис Лоури
Лоїс Лоурі
לארי, לויס
לויס לאורי
לויס לאורי צלמת אמריקאית
לורי, לויס
لوییس لوری عکاس، ژورنالیست، و نویسنده آمریکایی
라우리, 로이스 1937-
로리, 로이스 1937-
로우리, L. 1937-
로우리, 로이스 1937-
로이스 로리
ロイス・ローリー
ローリー, ロイス
洛伊絲·洛利
Languages
English (768)
Spanish (130)
French (65)
German (51)
Chinese (20)
Italian (9)
Catalan (8)
Hungarian (8)
Polish (7)
Swedish (5)
Vietnamese (4)
Finnish (4)
Japanese (3)
Korean (3)
Galician (3)
Croatian (2)
Hebrew (2)
Dutch (2)
Russian (2)
Thai (2)
Portuguese (1)
Arabic (1)
Estonian (1)
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