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The giver

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English.

About the Book

This novel is set in a future society where a young boy named Jonas lives in a seemingly perfect world. But when Jonas is selected to be the "Receiver of Memory" he starts to see the cracks in the carefully constructed society. The Giver won the Newbery Medal in 1994.

About the Edition

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.

The Physical Object

Pagination
180 p. ;
Number of pages
180

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23292543M
Internet Archive
giverlowrlois00lowr
ISBN 10
1413145019, 0395645662, 0440219078, 0553571338
LC Control Number
92015034
Library Thing
9726954
Goodreads
111429
423182
303128
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May 30, 2009 Created by ImportBot Initial record created, from Collingswood Public Library MARC record.