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The giver

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

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.

Table of Contents

Plot Overview --
Character List --
Analysis of Major Characters --
Jonas --
The Giver --
Jonas's Father --
Themes, Motifs & Symbols --
The Importance of Memory --
The Relationship Between Pain and Pleasure --
The Importance of the Individual --
Vision --
Nakedness --
Release --
The Newchild Gabriel --
The Sled --
The River --
Summary & Analysis --
Important Quotations Explained --
Study Questions & Essay Topics.

Edition Notes

Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning LG 3.8 2.

Newbery Medal, 1994.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
[Fic]
Library of Congress
PZ7.L9673 Gi 1993, PS3562.O923 G58 1993

The Physical Object

Pagination
180 p. ;
Number of pages
180

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24779509M
Internet Archive
giverlow00lowr
ISBN 10
0395645662
ISBN 13
9780395645666
LC Control Number
92015034
OCLC/WorldCat
25872578
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