Lois Lowry The Giver (Cascades)

ISBN 13: 9780007111824

The Giver (Cascades)

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9780007111824: The Giver (Cascades)

It is a world without conflict, poverty and inequality. Conformity and happiness are a way of life. But for Jonas, things are different. While his friends are selected to be doctors or teachers, Jonas is sent to the Giver where he discovers the secrets that lie beneath the surface of his world.

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It's a perfect world, where everything looks right. But ugly truths lie beneath!

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"A powerful and provocative novel"--"The New York Times"

"Wrought with admirable skill -- the emptiness and menace underlying this Utopia emerge step by inexorable step: a richly provocative novel."--"Kirkus," starred review


"Lowry is once again in top form raising many questions while answering few, and unwinding a tale fit for the most adventurous readers."--"Publishers Weekly," starred review

"The simplicity and directness of Lowry's writing force readers to grapple with their own thoughts."-- "Booklist," starred review

"The theme of balancing the values of freedom and security is beautifully presented."-- "The Horn Book Magazine," starred review

A powerful and provocative novel "The New York Times"

Wrought with admirable skill -- the emptiness and menace underlying this Utopia emerge step by inexorable step: a richly provocative novel. "Kirkus," starred review


Lowry is once again in top form raising many questions while answering few, and unwinding a tale fit for the most adventurous readers. "Publishers Weekly," starred review

The simplicity and directness of Lowry's writing force readers to grapple with their own thoughts. "Booklist," starred review

The theme of balancing the values of freedom and security is beautifully presented. "The Horn Book Magazine," starred review"

A powerful and provocative novel The New York Times

Wrought with admirable skill -- the emptiness and menace underlying this Utopia emerge step by inexorable step: a richly provocative novel. Kirkus, starred review


Lowry is once again in top form raising many questions while answering few, and unwinding a tale fit for the most adventurous readers. Publishers Weekly, starred review

The simplicity and directness of Lowry's writing force readers to grapple with their own thoughts. Booklist, starred review

The theme of balancing the values of freedom and security is beautifully presented. The Horn Book Magazine, starred review"

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