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The Giver quartet, by Lois Lowry

Label
The Giver quartet
Title
The Giver quartet
Statement of responsibility
by Lois Lowry
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Giver: 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. -- Gathering blue: 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. -- Messenger: 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. -- Son: 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
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Lowry, Lois
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.L9673
LC item number
Giv 2014
Literary form
fiction
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Lowry, Lois
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  • Memory
  • Control (Psychology)
  • Social control
  • Ethics
  • Orphans
  • People with disabilities
  • Artists
  • Community life
  • Healers
  • Mother and child
  • Separation (Psychology)
  • Surrogate mothers
  • Girls
  • Adoption
  • Utopias
  • Memory
  • Dystopias
  • Control (Psychology)
  • Social control
  • Ethics
  • Orphans
  • People with disabilities
  • Artists
  • Community life
  • Healers
  • Mother and child
  • Separation (Psychology)
Label
The Giver quartet, by Lois Lowry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
All previously published: The Giver ©1993 ; Gathering blue ©2000 ; Messenger ©2004 ; Son ©2012
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Giver
  • Gathering blue
  • Messenger
  • Son
Control code
1561307
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
772 pages
Isbn
9780544340978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1561307
  • (OCoLC)864095779
Label
The Giver quartet, by Lois Lowry
Publication
Note
All previously published: The Giver ©1993 ; Gathering blue ©2000 ; Messenger ©2004 ; Son ©2012
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Giver
  • Gathering blue
  • Messenger
  • Son
Control code
1561307
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
772 pages
Isbn
9780544340978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1561307
  • (OCoLC)864095779

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