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The Giver
 

The Giver (Audio CD / Audio, Library ed.)

By Lowry, Lois
Read by Rifkin, Ron

May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award: Lois Lowry Jonas's world is perfect. Everything is under control. There is no war or fear of pain. There are no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the community. When Jonas turns 12 he is singled out to receive special training fro... read full description below.

ISBN 9780807286098
Barcode 9780807286098
Published 27 February 2001 by Listening Library
Format Audio CD/Audio, Library ed.
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ISBN-13 9780807286098
ISBN-10 0807286095
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Listening Library
Imprint Listening Library
Publication Date 27 February 2001
Publication Country United States United States
Format Audio CD/Audio, Library ed.
Edition Library ed.
Author(s) By Lowry, Lois
Read by Rifkin, Ron
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Audio / Visual (Audio books, Music, DVDs, CDROMs)
Personal Awareness & Social Issues
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Width: 168mm
Height: 157mm
Spine: 30mm
Weight 272g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award: Lois Lowry Jonas's world is perfect. Everything is under control. There is no war or fear of pain. There are no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the community. When Jonas turns 12 he is singled out to receive special training from The Giver. The Giver alone holds the memories of the true pain and pleasure of life. Now, it is time for Jonas to receive the truth. There is no turning back.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review A powerful and provacative novel. -- The New York Times From the Paperback edition.

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Author's Bio

Ron Rifkin has appeared in the films Wolf and JFK, starred on Broadway in Arthur Miller's Broken Glass and has played recurring roles on television in the series The Trials of Rosie O'Neill and the award-winning drama series ER.

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