The giver

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Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018].
9781328471222, 1328471225, 9780544336261, 0544336267
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GN 760L
760 L


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25th anniversary edition.
Physical Desc
246 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Accelerated Reader
Level 5.7, 7 Points
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General Note
"Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, an imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 1993."
General Note
Includes the author's Newbery acceptance speech, and an afterword called "Ever After."
Living in a "perfect" world without social ills, a boy approaches the time when he will receive a life assignment from the Elders, but his selection leads him to a mysterious man known as the Giver, who reveals the dark secrets behind the utopian facade.
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760 L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,MG,5.7,7,8568.
Study Program Information
Reading Counts RC,6-8,5.9,9,Quiz: 04535,Guided reading level: Y.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Lowry, L. (2018). The giver. 25th anniversary edition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lowry, Lois. 2018. The Giver. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Lowry, Lois, The Giver. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lowry, Lois. The Giver. 25th anniversary edition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018. Print.

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