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Lowry, Lois

Overview
Works: 585 works in 3,030 publications in 26 languages and 146,907 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Young adult works  Humorous fiction  Historical fiction  Fantasy fiction  Film adaptations  Drama  Science fiction films 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Author of dialog, Dedicatee, Illustrator, Creator, Contributor, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.L9673, FIC
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The giver by Lois Lowry( Book )
353 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in 21 languages and held by 12,937 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
Number the stars by Lois Lowry( Book )
180 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 9,010 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
Gathering blue by Lois Lowry( Book )
126 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 6,451 libraries worldwide
Lame and suddenly orphaned, Kira is mysteriously removed from her squalid village to live in the palatial Council Edifice, where she is expected to use her gifts as a weaver to do the bidding of the all-powerful Guardians
Gossamer by Lois Lowry( Book )
35 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 5,811 libraries worldwide
While learning to bestow dreams, a young dream giver tries to save an eight-year-old from the effects o both his abusive past and the nightmares inflicted on him by the frightening Sinisteeds
Messenger by Lois Lowry( Book )
83 editions published between 2004 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 5,521 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
The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry( Book )
17 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 4,990 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 )
117 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,135 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
Son by Lois Lowry( Book )
37 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,591 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 giver by Lois Lowry( Sound Recording )
85 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,499 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 )
60 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,292 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 )
58 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,110 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 )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 3,069 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 )
76 editions published between 1989 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,805 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
Gooney Bird Greene by Lois Lowry( Book )
23 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Persian and held by 2,801 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
All about Sam by Lois Lowry( Book )
26 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 2,786 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 at your service by Lois Lowry( Book )
51 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,672 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 )
43 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,643 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, ask your analyst by Lois Lowry( Book )
48 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,642 libraries worldwide
Anastasia Krupnik sets out to psychoanalyze herself as she attempts to cope with the problems of puberty, conflict with her mother, trouble with her brilliant brother Sam, and the pressures of becoming thirteen
The silent boy by Lois Lowry( Book )
30 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,595 libraries worldwide
Katy, the precocious ten-year-old daughter of the town doctor, befriends a boy with mental disabilities
Anastasia's chosen career by Lois Lowry( Book )
38 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,501 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
 
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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
Lois Lowryová
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
로이스 로우리 1937-
ロイス・ローリー
ローリー, ロイス
洛伊絲·洛利
Languages
English (1,096)
Spanish (191)
French (107)
German (64)
Chinese (21)
Hungarian (11)
Italian (10)
Korean (8)
Catalan (8)
Polish (7)
Vietnamese (5)
Swedish (5)
Finnish (4)
Galician (3)
Japanese (3)
Russian (3)
Croatian (2)
Hebrew (2)
Dutch (2)
Thai (2)
Albanian (1)
Arabic (1)
Estonian (1)
Persian (1)
Afrikaans (1)
Portuguese (1)
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