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An edition of The Giver (The Giver #1) (1993)

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This edition published in by Houghton Mifflin in Boston.

Written in English

180 pages

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.

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2014, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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January 24, 2006, Delacorte Books for Young Readers
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The Giver
December 9, 2004, Thorndike Press
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The Giver (Collins Modern Classics)
January 6, 2003, Collins
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Giver
July 2003, Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media
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The Giver (Collins Modern Classics)
January 6, 2003, Collins
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The Giver
July 2003, Tandem Library
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The Giver
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The giver
2002, Bantam Doubleday Dell Books for Young Readers
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2002, Laurel Leaf Books
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2002, EMC/Paradigm Pub.
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The Giver
September 2002, Tandem Library
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February 2001, Listening Library
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The Giver
February 27, 2001, Listening Library
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Davač
2001, Mozaik Knjiga
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The Giver
January 1, 2000, Klett
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The Giver
1999, Houghton
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May 11, 1999, Bantam Books for Young Readers
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October 1999, Sagebrush Education Resources
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The Giver
May 12, 1997, Laurel Leaf
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El dador de records
1997, Everest
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1997, Editorial Everest Galicia, Editorial Evergráficas
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The Giver
March 1, 1995, Listening Library
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Il mondo di Jonas
1995, Mondadori
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1995, Kōdansha
in Japanese
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1995, Gyldendal norsk forlag
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December 1994, Dell Publishing Company
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The Giver
September 1994, Perfection Learning Prebound
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April 1994, Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group
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1994, Laurel-Leaf
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GIVER
1994, Laurel-Leaf
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The Giver (The Giver #1)
1993, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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The Giver
1993, HMH Books for Young Readers
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The giver
1993, Houghton Mifflin
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The giver
1993, Houghton Mifflin
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The Giver
1993, Bantam Books
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1993, [s.n.]
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1993, Thorndike Press
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The giver
1993, Houghton Mifflin
in English
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The giver
1993, Houghton Mifflin
in English

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Work Description

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.

Edition Description

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

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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