The Giver (1) (Giver Quartet)
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In Lois Lowry’s Newbery Medal–profitable traditional, twelve-year-old Jonas lives in a seemingly best world. Not till he’s given his life task because the Receiver does he start to grasp the darkish secrets and techniques behind his fragile group.
The Giver, the 1994 Newbery Medal winner, has develop into one of the influential novels of our time. The haunting story facilities on twelve-year-old Jonas, who lives in a seemingly best, if colorless, world of conformity and contentment. Not till he’s given his life task because the Receiver of Reminiscence does he start to grasp the darkish, complicated secrets and techniques behind his fragile group. Lois Lowry has written three companion novels to The Giver, together with Gathering Blue, Messenger, and Son.
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Twelve-year-old Jonas lives in a seemingly best world. Not till he’s given his life task because the Receiver does he start to grasp the darkish secrets and techniques behind his fragile group.
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